A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 209 km NNW of Puerto Ayora, Ecuador (130 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -90.8586° West, 1.0863° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/03/20 / 2020-03-10 11:13:48 / March 10, 2020 @ 11:13 am UTC/GMT. The 5.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:13:48 / 5:13 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us60008d3z. Event ids that are associated: us60008d3z.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 209 km NNW of Puerto Ayora, Ecuador.
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