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Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake: Near Coast Of Ecuador

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Wed May 18th 2016 07:57:05 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.7 mwp) located in Near Coast Of Ecuador. Seismic region Andean South America.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station 061Z in the network is 2,834.4 km.

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Details

Time:Wed May 18th 2016 07:57:05 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.7 mwp
Location:(0.4282,-79.765)
Depth:32.4 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:698409,709526
nass,ndef:252,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANS-E DeltaS-E AzimuthPhase TimeSignal/NoiseTime ResidualV. ModelAutharid
061Z_BHZ25.461°177.34°P2016-05-18 08:02:28.3837 UTC-1-1.615iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415523
060A_BHZ26.614°178.67°P2016-05-18 08:02:38.717 UTC-1-1.709iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415524
656A_BHZ29.061°174.29°P2016-05-18 08:02:59.538 UTC7.9577-2.758iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414108
553A_BHZ30.09°170.66°P2016-05-18 08:03:08.965 UTC6.7668-2.443iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414109
456A_BHZ30.372°175.53°P2016-05-18 08:03:11.047 UTC6.7281-2.854iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414111
451A_BHZ30.718°168.23°P2016-05-18 08:03:13.6008 UTC-1-3.346iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415525
545B_BHZ31.324°159.03°P2016-05-18 08:03:20.1536 UTC-1-2.134iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415527
352A_BHZ31.433°170.06°P2016-05-18 08:03:20.175 UTC12.383-3.07iasp91tele414115
257A_BHZ31.569°177.59°P2016-05-18 08:03:22.1167 UTC-1-2.32iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415526
255A_BHZ31.602°174.82°P2016-05-18 08:03:21.5591 UTC13.345-3.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414119
250A_BHZ32.142°167.71°P2016-05-18 08:03:26.12 UTC26.915-3.344iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414122
346B_BHZ32.293°161.62°P2016-05-18 08:03:28.1445 UTC36.427-2.639iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414123
154A_BHZ32.339°173.74°P2016-05-18 08:03:27.8773 UTC33.735-3.306iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414125
152A_BHZ32.577°170.77°P2016-05-18 08:03:29.725 UTC61.815-3.539iasp91tele414127
344B_BHZ32.715°159.39°P2016-05-18 08:03:31.617 UTC28.523-2.857iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414132
441B_BHZ32.889°154.69°P2016-05-18 08:03:33.4929 UTC-1-2.499iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415528
342B_BHZ33.153°156.57°P2016-05-18 08:03:35.425 UTC20.629-2.863iasp91tele414137
735B_BHZ33.243°145.6°P2016-05-18 08:03:36.9879 UTC13.048-2.086iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414157
Z51A_BHZ33.279°170.11°P2016-05-18 08:03:36.0307 UTC40.63-3.358iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414142
146B_BHZ33.378°162.93°P2016-05-18 08:03:36.7723 UTC18.314-3.473iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414145
Y58A_BHZ33.478°180.18°P2016-05-18 08:03:37.7938 UTC7.7865-3.321iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414147
Y59A_BHZ33.572°181.61°P2016-05-18 08:03:39.0068 UTC32.527-2.927iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414155
Y57A_BHZ33.594°178.87°P2016-05-18 08:03:38.784 UTC21.611-3.341iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414151
Y60A_BHZ33.608°182.8°P2016-05-18 08:03:39.4607 UTC12.14-2.784iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414159
Y52A_BHZ33.678°172.23°P2016-05-18 08:03:39.45 UTC25.95-3.403iasp91tele414149
Z47B_BHZ33.688°164.91°P2016-05-18 08:03:39.009 UTC32.853-3.933iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414153
Y49A_BHZ34.006°168.06°P2016-05-18 08:03:41.6914 UTC23.797-4.004iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414168
143B_BHZ34.086°158.9°P2016-05-18 08:03:42.3066 UTC-1-4.087iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415530
X58A_BHZ34.129°180.76°P2016-05-18 08:03:43.578 UTC12.801-3.185iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414170
X51A_BHZ34.468°170.98°P2016-05-18 08:03:45.9263 UTC33.195-3.768iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414177
Y45B_BHZ34.672°162.63°P2016-05-18 08:03:48.2957 UTC38.037-3.156iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414182
X48A_BHZ34.698°167.14°P2016-05-18 08:03:47.5461 UTC58.112-4.136iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414179
W57A_BHZ34.725°179.6°P2016-05-18 08:03:48.5299 UTC19.942-3.385iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414185
W52A_BHZ34.882°172.71°P2016-05-18 08:03:49.975 UTC42.031-3.291iasp91tele414190
237B_BHZ35.021°151.21°P2016-05-18 08:03:51.4368 UTC5.7728-3.024iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414203
W50A_BHZ35.155°170.34°P2016-05-18 08:03:51.95 UTC73.258-3.661iasp91tele414195
V53A_BHZ35.355°174.73°P2016-05-18 08:03:54.025 UTC45.198-3.309iasp91tele414200
V58A_BHZ35.371°181.12°P2016-05-18 08:03:54.25 UTC37.028-3.22iasp91tele414201
V55A_BHZ35.449°177.5°P2016-05-18 08:03:55.125 UTC23.956-3.017iasp91tele414205
V61A_BHZ35.487°185.5°P2016-05-18 08:03:55.9166 UTC9.5149-2.55iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414211
V52A_BHZ35.592°173.41°P2016-05-18 08:03:55.825 UTC53.918-3.543iasp91tele414207
V51A_BHZ35.631°172.11°P2016-05-18 08:03:56.3 UTC60.768-3.403iasp91tele414209
Z38B_BHZ35.812°153.34°P2016-05-18 08:03:57.8417 UTC25.747-3.413iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414225
W45B_BHZ35.823°163.76°P2016-05-18 08:03:56.7931 UTC45.55-4.549iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414213
V48A_BHZ35.917°167.91°P2016-05-18 08:03:58.1583 UTC226.4-3.989iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414223
U56A_BHZ35.924°178.95°P2016-05-18 08:03:59.5 UTC39.209-2.706iasp91tele414227
U59A_BHZ35.971°183.36°P2016-05-18 08:03:59.825 UTC36.602-2.786iasp91tele414229
U54A_BHZ36.143°176.51°P2016-05-18 08:04:00.9 UTC34.289-3.181iasp91tele414233
U49A_BHZ36.513°169.86°P2016-05-18 08:04:03.175 UTC69.027-4.061iasp91tele414235
T57A_BHZ36.573°180.86°P2016-05-18 08:04:04.55 UTC58.299-3.199iasp91tele414241
T59A_BHZ36.601°183.71°P2016-05-18 08:04:05.15 UTC42.129-2.833iasp91tele414243
Z35B_BHZ36.776°149.87°P2016-05-18 08:04:06.2719 UTC29.183-3.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414246
T60A_BHZ36.818°185.06°P2016-05-18 08:04:07.159 UTC11.04-2.674iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414249
T50A_BHZ36.892°171.53°P2016-05-18 08:04:06.4094 UTC-1-4.049iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415532
T47A_BHZ37.185°167.8°P2016-05-18 08:04:08.2255 UTC70.478-4.721iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414251
S57A_BHZ37.34°181.34°P2016-05-18 08:04:10.7279 UTC21.129-3.53iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414266
S51A_BHZ37.378°173.69°P2016-05-18 08:04:10.825 UTC79.456-3.758iasp91tele414256
S54A_BHZ37.399°177.45°P2016-05-18 08:04:11.2 UTC41.202-3.557iasp91tele414257
S61A_BHZ37.443°186.74°P2016-05-18 08:04:13.2867 UTC-1-1.843iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415533
T45B_BHZ37.498°165.31°P2016-05-18 08:04:10.6573 UTC34.573-4.941iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414264
R58B_BHZ37.576°183.09°P2016-05-18 08:04:13.5 UTC41.141-2.753iasp91tele414267
R55A_BHZ37.856°179.42°P2016-05-18 08:04:15.6198 UTC41.999-2.998iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414271
R53A_BHZ37.956°176.44°P2016-05-18 08:04:15.75 UTC51.278-3.712iasp91tele414270
R50A_BHZ38.085°172.59°P2016-05-18 08:04:16.55 UTC85.723-4.001iasp91tele414272
R61A_BHZ38.12°187.18°P2016-05-18 08:04:18.6996 UTC6.6549-2.144iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414275
R49A_BHZ38.188°171.23°P2016-05-18 08:04:16.8813 UTC71.467-4.538iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414273
S44A_BHZ38.278°164.56°P2016-05-18 08:04:17.4198 UTC84.417-4.758iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414274
Q54A_BHZ38.568°178.29°P2016-05-18 08:04:21.025 UTC36.945-3.584iasp91tele414277
Q52A_BHZ38.602°175.99°P2016-05-18 08:04:21.175 UTC47.793-3.722iasp91tele414278
Q56A_BHZ38.616°180.93°P2016-05-18 08:04:22.4 UTC29.692-2.609iasp91tele414280
Q51A_BHZ38.737°174.27°P2016-05-18 08:04:21.95 UTC61.409-4.076iasp91tele414279
P53A_BHZ39.087°177.42°P2016-05-18 08:04:25.325 UTC63.833-3.629iasp91tele414281
P57A_BHZ39.088°182.78°P2016-05-18 08:04:26.6 UTC27.003-2.365iasp91tele414286
P51A_BHZ39.169°174.78°P2016-05-18 08:04:25.5 UTC28.486-4.145iasp91tele414282
S39B_BHZ39.302°158.28°P2016-05-18 08:04:26.375 UTC146.71-4.376iasp91tele414285
P48A_BHZ39.374°171.06°P2016-05-18 08:04:26.275 UTC70.497-5.073iasp91tele414283
Q44B_BHZ39.398°165.33°P2016-05-18 08:04:26.6926 UTC101.87-4.859iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414287
P61A_BHZ39.507°187.83°P2016-05-18 08:04:30.0813 UTC16.085-2.377iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414371
R40B_BHZ39.568°160.13°P2016-05-18 08:04:28.2202 UTC106.85-4.746iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414358
T35B_BHZ39.64°153.15°P2016-05-18 08:04:29.85 UTC40.602-3.713iasp91tele414359
O52A_BHZ39.732°176.76°P2016-05-18 08:04:30.375 UTC58.793-3.959iasp91tele414365
O54A_BHZ39.758°179.04°P2016-05-18 08:04:30.775 UTC43.472-3.771iasp91tele414369
P46A_BHZ39.774°168.32°P2016-05-18 08:04:29.4989 UTC19.007-5.183iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414361
O49A_BHZ39.977°172.88°P2016-05-18 08:04:31.55 UTC41.148-4.815iasp91tele414373
P43A_BHZ40.211°164.78°P2016-05-18 08:04:33.6 UTC56.226-4.708iasp91tele414379
N53A_BHZ40.39°178.34°P2016-05-18 08:04:35.8 UTC46.18-3.986iasp91tele414393
N58A_BHZ40.506°184.7°P2016-05-18 08:04:37.9577 UTC60.961-2.787iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414404
O44A_BHZ40.507°166.53°P2016-05-18 08:04:35.488 UTC44.63-5.263iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414397
N51A_BHZ40.559°175.98°P2016-05-18 08:04:36.4853 UTC38.132-4.699iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414400
P40B_BHZ40.679°160.95°P2016-05-18 08:04:37.1427 UTC68.454-5.03iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414402
N49A_BHZ40.691°173.22°P2016-05-18 08:04:37.354 UTC28.423-4.921iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414405
N47A_BHZ40.808°170.91°P2016-05-18 08:04:37.7875 UTC52.524-5.447iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414407
N62A_BHZ40.904°189.64°P2016-05-18 08:04:41.1193 UTC15.701-2.904iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414421
M57A_BHZ40.979°184.02°P2016-05-18 08:04:42.075 UTC131.23-2.565iasp91tele414427
M55A_BHZ41.05°181.52°P2016-05-18 08:04:41.6 UTC45.462-3.631iasp91tele414419
M50A_BHZ41.082°175.01°P2016-05-18 08:04:41.034 UTC48.554-4.461iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414424
M52A_BHZ41.137°177.58°P2016-05-18 08:04:41.4599 UTC13.262-4.487iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414431
P38B_BHZ41.162°158.8°P2016-05-18 08:04:41.375 UTC33.818-4.772iasp91tele414417
N41A_BHZ41.518°163.13°P2016-05-18 08:04:43.7109 UTC26.15-5.361iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414435
M63A_BHZ41.566°191.68°P2016-05-18 08:04:47.6 UTC60.886-1.862iasp91tele414449
M44A_BHZ41.639°167.49°P2016-05-18 08:04:43.8911 UTC15.312-6.166iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414441
L48A_BHZ41.728°172.98°P2016-05-18 08:04:45.7523 UTC35.949-5.04iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414443
L56A_BHZ41.756°183.31°P2016-05-18 08:04:47.6585 UTC44.944-3.356iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414451
R32B_BHZ41.787°150.84°P2016-05-18 08:04:48.55 UTC110.93-2.72iasp91tele414455
L59A_BHZ41.978°187.07°P2016-05-18 08:04:50.35 UTC43.777-2.48iasp91tele414461
L46A_BHZ41.999°170.21°P2016-05-18 08:04:47.1238 UTC20.195-5.878iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414453
N38B_BHZ42.174°159.7°P2016-05-18 08:04:49.5228 UTC94.953-4.906iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414463
L64A_BHZ42.281°193.33°P2016-05-18 08:04:52.9406 UTC8.0645-2.358iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414471
K57A_BHZ42.403°184.82°P2016-05-18 08:04:53.0263 UTC81.034-3.271iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414470
K50A_BHZ42.424°175.76°P2016-05-18 08:04:51.5932 UTC19.746-4.874iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414468
L42A_BHZ42.523°165.26°P2016-05-18 08:04:51.7601 UTC39.937-5.507iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414466
K62A_BHZ42.775°191.13°P2016-05-18 08:04:56.925 UTC29.956-2.386iasp91tele414491
J54A_BHZ42.856°181.66°P2016-05-18 08:04:55.7363 UTC19.104-4.238iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414490
J55A_BHZ42.873°182.86°P2016-05-18 08:04:56.195 UTC18.275-3.913iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414493
L40A_BHZ42.895°163.03°P2016-05-18 08:04:55.05 UTC98.912-5.235iasp91tele414477
N35B_BHZ42.919°156.31°P2016-05-18 08:04:55.8501 UTC34.532-4.634iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414487
J56A_BHZ42.927°184.27°P2016-05-18 08:04:57.075 UTC53.283-3.468iasp91tele414496
K43A_BHZ42.97°167.38°P2016-05-18 08:04:55.1716 UTC20.139-5.721iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414481
J47A_BHZ43.048°172.58°P2016-05-18 08:04:56.5 UTC58.849-5.028iasp91tele414486
J58A_BHZ43.119°186.56°P2016-05-18 08:04:59. UTC59.057-3.095iasp91tele414499
J59A_BHZ43.293°187.68°P2016-05-18 08:05:00.475 UTC82.197-3.025iasp91tele414503
N33B_BHZ43.385°153.75°P2016-05-18 08:05:00.4488 UTC64.297-3.796iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414508
J61A_BHZ43.4°190.53°P2016-05-18 08:05:02.25 UTC27.379-2.116iasp91tele414511
I49A_BHZ43.597°175.56°P2016-05-18 08:05:01.15 UTC90.258-4.805iasp91tele414505
K38B_BHZ43.804°161.03°P2016-05-18 08:05:02.45 UTC100.83-5.168iasp91tele414514
I45A_BHZ43.987°170.66°P2016-05-18 08:05:03.4802 UTC13.839-5.607iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414519
I62A_BHZ44.091°192.16°P2016-05-18 08:05:07.801 UTC19.257-2.121iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414536
L34B_BHZ44.153°155.77°P2016-05-18 08:05:05.6089 UTC32.732-4.81iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414532
I42A_BHZ44.221°166.82°P2016-05-18 08:05:05.925 UTC125.37-5.037iasp91tele414526
I63A_BHZ44.382°193.19°P2016-05-18 08:05:10.225 UTC24.372-2.028iasp91tele414541
I40B_BHZ44.527°164.43°P2016-05-18 08:05:08.0343 UTC87.458-5.372iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414535
H43A_BHZ44.612°168.56°P2016-05-18 08:05:09.075 UTC120.17-5.011iasp91tele414537
H62A_BHZ44.802°192.26°P2016-05-18 08:05:13.6 UTC34.271-2.006iasp91tele414544
G45A_BHZ44.916°171.64°P2016-05-18 08:05:11.575 UTC129.28-4.935iasp91tele414542
I37B_BHZ45.246°160.61°P2016-05-18 08:05:13.6581 UTC97.077-5.474iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414545
K31B_BHZ45.507°152.86°P2016-05-18 08:05:17.67 UTC104.7-3.53iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414547
G62A_BHZ45.528°192.99°P2016-05-18 08:05:19.55 UTC82.289-1.815iasp91tele414549
G40A_BHZ45.778°165.36°P2016-05-18 08:05:18.525 UTC145.6-4.821iasp91tele414546
F42A_BHZ45.926°168.31°P2016-05-18 08:05:19.5735 UTC37.341-4.938iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414550
G65A_BHZ46.053°197.07°P2016-05-18 08:05:23.4 UTC27.03-2.108iasp91tele414554
E46A_BHZ46.111°173.69°P2016-05-18 08:05:20.95 UTC131.11-5.016iasp91tele414551
F63A_BHZ46.239°194.84°P2016-05-18 08:05:24.5 UTC21.251-2.476iasp91tele414555
E43A_BHZ46.383°169.99°P2016-05-18 08:05:23.2 UTC223.83-4.909iasp91tele414553
F64A_BHZ46.533°195.82°P2016-05-18 08:05:27.1 UTC43.85-2.181iasp91tele414556
F36B_BHZ47.019°161.03°P2016-05-18 08:05:27.7028 UTC95.257-5.386iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414557
E63A_BHZ47.049°195.53°P2016-05-18 08:05:31.35 UTC56.298-1.974iasp91tele414561
D41A_BHZ47.261°167.98°P2016-05-18 08:05:30.7 UTC198.77-4.275iasp91tele414558
E38A_BHZ47.318°163.86°P2016-05-18 08:05:30.3141 UTC48.154-5.1iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414560
D62A_BHZ47.582°194.59°P2016-05-18 08:05:35.35 UTC108-2.121iasp91tele414563
F33B_BHZ47.684°157.37°P2016-05-18 08:05:33.0848 UTC71.691-5.175iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414562
D32B_BHZ49.071°156.89°P2016-05-18 08:05:44.042 UTC-1-4.915iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415535
B35B_BHZ49.429°161.48°P2016-05-18 08:05:46.4082 UTC52.826-5.29iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414593
E28B_BHZ49.649°152.05°P2016-05-18 08:05:50. UTC93.414-3.373iasp91tele414595

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