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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_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
061Z_BHZ25.461177.34P1463558548.3837-1-1.615iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415523
060A_BHZ26.614178.67P1463558558.717-1-1.709iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415524
656A_BHZ29.061174.29P1463558579.5387.9577-2.758iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414108
553A_BHZ30.09170.66P1463558588.9656.7668-2.443iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414109
456A_BHZ30.372175.53P1463558591.0476.7281-2.854iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414111
451A_BHZ30.718168.23P1463558593.6008-1-3.346iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415525
545B_BHZ31.324159.03P1463558600.1536-1-2.134iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415527
352A_BHZ31.433170.06P1463558600.17512.383-3.07iasp91tele414115
257A_BHZ31.569177.59P1463558602.1167-1-2.32iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415526
255A_BHZ31.602174.82P1463558601.559113.345-3.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414119
250A_BHZ32.142167.71P1463558606.1226.915-3.344iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414122
346B_BHZ32.293161.62P1463558608.144536.427-2.639iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414123
154A_BHZ32.339173.74P1463558607.877333.735-3.306iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414125
152A_BHZ32.577170.77P1463558609.72561.815-3.539iasp91tele414127
344B_BHZ32.715159.39P1463558611.61728.523-2.857iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414132
441B_BHZ32.889154.69P1463558613.4929-1-2.499iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415528
342B_BHZ33.153156.57P1463558615.42520.629-2.863iasp91tele414137
735B_BHZ33.243145.6P1463558616.987913.048-2.086iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414157
Z51A_BHZ33.279170.11P1463558616.030740.63-3.358iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414142
146B_BHZ33.378162.93P1463558616.772318.314-3.473iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414145
Y58A_BHZ33.478180.18P1463558617.79387.7865-3.321iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414147
Y59A_BHZ33.572181.61P1463558619.006832.527-2.927iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414155
Y57A_BHZ33.594178.87P1463558618.78421.611-3.341iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414151
Y60A_BHZ33.608182.8P1463558619.460712.14-2.784iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414159
Y52A_BHZ33.678172.23P1463558619.4525.95-3.403iasp91tele414149
Z47B_BHZ33.688164.91P1463558619.00932.853-3.933iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414153
Y49A_BHZ34.006168.06P1463558621.691423.797-4.004iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414168
143B_BHZ34.086158.9P1463558622.3066-1-4.087iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415530
X58A_BHZ34.129180.76P1463558623.57812.801-3.185iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414170
X51A_BHZ34.468170.98P1463558625.926333.195-3.768iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414177
Y45B_BHZ34.672162.63P1463558628.295738.037-3.156iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414182
X48A_BHZ34.698167.14P1463558627.546158.112-4.136iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414179
W57A_BHZ34.725179.6P1463558628.529919.942-3.385iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414185
W52A_BHZ34.882172.71P1463558629.97542.031-3.291iasp91tele414190
237B_BHZ35.021151.21P1463558631.43685.7728-3.024iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414203
W50A_BHZ35.155170.34P1463558631.9573.258-3.661iasp91tele414195
V53A_BHZ35.355174.73P1463558634.02545.198-3.309iasp91tele414200
V58A_BHZ35.371181.12P1463558634.2537.028-3.22iasp91tele414201
V55A_BHZ35.449177.5P1463558635.12523.956-3.017iasp91tele414205
V61A_BHZ35.487185.5P1463558635.91669.5149-2.55iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414211
V52A_BHZ35.592173.41P1463558635.82553.918-3.543iasp91tele414207
V51A_BHZ35.631172.11P1463558636.360.768-3.403iasp91tele414209
Z38B_BHZ35.812153.34P1463558637.841725.747-3.413iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414225
W45B_BHZ35.823163.76P1463558636.793145.55-4.549iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414213
V48A_BHZ35.917167.91P1463558638.1583226.4-3.989iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414223
U56A_BHZ35.924178.95P1463558639.539.209-2.706iasp91tele414227
U59A_BHZ35.971183.36P1463558639.82536.602-2.786iasp91tele414229
U54A_BHZ36.143176.51P1463558640.934.289-3.181iasp91tele414233
U49A_BHZ36.513169.86P1463558643.17569.027-4.061iasp91tele414235
T57A_BHZ36.573180.86P1463558644.5558.299-3.199iasp91tele414241
T59A_BHZ36.601183.71P1463558645.1542.129-2.833iasp91tele414243
Z35B_BHZ36.776149.87P1463558646.271929.183-3.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414246
T60A_BHZ36.818185.06P1463558647.15911.04-2.674iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414249
T50A_BHZ36.892171.53P1463558646.4094-1-4.049iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415532
T47A_BHZ37.185167.8P1463558648.225570.478-4.721iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414251
S57A_BHZ37.34181.34P1463558650.727921.129-3.53iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414266
S51A_BHZ37.378173.69P1463558650.82579.456-3.758iasp91tele414256
S54A_BHZ37.399177.45P1463558651.241.202-3.557iasp91tele414257
S61A_BHZ37.443186.74P1463558653.2867-1-1.843iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415533
T45B_BHZ37.498165.31P1463558650.657334.573-4.941iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414264
R58B_BHZ37.576183.09P1463558653.541.141-2.753iasp91tele414267
R55A_BHZ37.856179.42P1463558655.619841.999-2.998iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414271
R53A_BHZ37.956176.44P1463558655.7551.278-3.712iasp91tele414270
R50A_BHZ38.085172.59P1463558656.5585.723-4.001iasp91tele414272
R61A_BHZ38.12187.18P1463558658.69966.6549-2.144iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414275
R49A_BHZ38.188171.23P1463558656.881371.467-4.538iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414273
S44A_BHZ38.278164.56P1463558657.419884.417-4.758iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414274
Q54A_BHZ38.568178.29P1463558661.02536.945-3.584iasp91tele414277
Q52A_BHZ38.602175.99P1463558661.17547.793-3.722iasp91tele414278
Q56A_BHZ38.616180.93P1463558662.429.692-2.609iasp91tele414280
Q51A_BHZ38.737174.27P1463558661.9561.409-4.076iasp91tele414279
P53A_BHZ39.087177.42P1463558665.32563.833-3.629iasp91tele414281
P57A_BHZ39.088182.78P1463558666.627.003-2.365iasp91tele414286
P51A_BHZ39.169174.78P1463558665.528.486-4.145iasp91tele414282
S39B_BHZ39.302158.28P1463558666.375146.71-4.376iasp91tele414285
P48A_BHZ39.374171.06P1463558666.27570.497-5.073iasp91tele414283
Q44B_BHZ39.398165.33P1463558666.6926101.87-4.859iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414287
P61A_BHZ39.507187.83P1463558670.081316.085-2.377iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414371
R40B_BHZ39.568160.13P1463558668.2202106.85-4.746iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414358
T35B_BHZ39.64153.15P1463558669.8540.602-3.713iasp91tele414359
O52A_BHZ39.732176.76P1463558670.37558.793-3.959iasp91tele414365
O54A_BHZ39.758179.04P1463558670.77543.472-3.771iasp91tele414369
P46A_BHZ39.774168.32P1463558669.498919.007-5.183iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414361
O49A_BHZ39.977172.88P1463558671.5541.148-4.815iasp91tele414373
P43A_BHZ40.211164.78P1463558673.656.226-4.708iasp91tele414379
N53A_BHZ40.39178.34P1463558675.846.18-3.986iasp91tele414393
N58A_BHZ40.506184.7P1463558677.957760.961-2.787iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414404
O44A_BHZ40.507166.53P1463558675.48844.63-5.263iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414397
N51A_BHZ40.559175.98P1463558676.485338.132-4.699iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414400
P40B_BHZ40.679160.95P1463558677.142768.454-5.03iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414402
N49A_BHZ40.691173.22P1463558677.35428.423-4.921iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414405
N47A_BHZ40.808170.91P1463558677.787552.524-5.447iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414407
N62A_BHZ40.904189.64P1463558681.119315.701-2.904iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414421
M57A_BHZ40.979184.02P1463558682.075131.23-2.565iasp91tele414427
M55A_BHZ41.05181.52P1463558681.645.462-3.631iasp91tele414419
M50A_BHZ41.082175.01P1463558681.03448.554-4.461iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414424
M52A_BHZ41.137177.58P1463558681.459913.262-4.487iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414431
P38B_BHZ41.162158.8P1463558681.37533.818-4.772iasp91tele414417
N41A_BHZ41.518163.13P1463558683.710926.15-5.361iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414435
M63A_BHZ41.566191.68P1463558687.660.886-1.862iasp91tele414449
M44A_BHZ41.639167.49P1463558683.891115.312-6.166iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414441
L48A_BHZ41.728172.98P1463558685.752335.949-5.04iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414443
L56A_BHZ41.756183.31P1463558687.658544.944-3.356iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414451
R32B_BHZ41.787150.84P1463558688.55110.93-2.72iasp91tele414455
L59A_BHZ41.978187.07P1463558690.3543.777-2.48iasp91tele414461
L46A_BHZ41.999170.21P1463558687.123820.195-5.878iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414453
N38B_BHZ42.174159.7P1463558689.522894.953-4.906iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414463
L64A_BHZ42.281193.33P1463558692.94068.0645-2.358iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414471
K57A_BHZ42.403184.82P1463558693.026381.034-3.271iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414470
K50A_BHZ42.424175.76P1463558691.593219.746-4.874iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414468
L42A_BHZ42.523165.26P1463558691.760139.937-5.507iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414466
K62A_BHZ42.775191.13P1463558696.92529.956-2.386iasp91tele414491
J54A_BHZ42.856181.66P1463558695.736319.104-4.238iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414490
J55A_BHZ42.873182.86P1463558696.19518.275-3.913iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414493
L40A_BHZ42.895163.03P1463558695.0598.912-5.235iasp91tele414477
N35B_BHZ42.919156.31P1463558695.850134.532-4.634iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414487
J56A_BHZ42.927184.27P1463558697.07553.283-3.468iasp91tele414496
K43A_BHZ42.97167.38P1463558695.171620.139-5.721iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414481
J47A_BHZ43.048172.58P1463558696.558.849-5.028iasp91tele414486
J58A_BHZ43.119186.56P146355869959.057-3.095iasp91tele414499
J59A_BHZ43.293187.68P1463558700.47582.197-3.025iasp91tele414503
N33B_BHZ43.385153.75P1463558700.448864.297-3.796iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414508
J61A_BHZ43.4190.53P1463558702.2527.379-2.116iasp91tele414511
I49A_BHZ43.597175.56P1463558701.1590.258-4.805iasp91tele414505
K38B_BHZ43.804161.03P1463558702.45100.83-5.168iasp91tele414514
I45A_BHZ43.987170.66P1463558703.480213.839-5.607iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414519
I62A_BHZ44.091192.16P1463558707.80119.257-2.121iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414536
L34B_BHZ44.153155.77P1463558705.608932.732-4.81iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414532
I42A_BHZ44.221166.82P1463558705.925125.37-5.037iasp91tele414526
I63A_BHZ44.382193.19P1463558710.22524.372-2.028iasp91tele414541
I40B_BHZ44.527164.43P1463558708.034387.458-5.372iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414535
H43A_BHZ44.612168.56P1463558709.075120.17-5.011iasp91tele414537
H62A_BHZ44.802192.26P1463558713.634.271-2.006iasp91tele414544
G45A_BHZ44.916171.64P1463558711.575129.28-4.935iasp91tele414542
I37B_BHZ45.246160.61P1463558713.658197.077-5.474iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414545
K31B_BHZ45.507152.86P1463558717.67104.7-3.53iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414547
G62A_BHZ45.528192.99P1463558719.5582.289-1.815iasp91tele414549
G40A_BHZ45.778165.36P1463558718.525145.6-4.821iasp91tele414546
F42A_BHZ45.926168.31P1463558719.573537.341-4.938iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414550
G65A_BHZ46.053197.07P1463558723.427.03-2.108iasp91tele414554
E46A_BHZ46.111173.69P1463558720.95131.11-5.016iasp91tele414551
F63A_BHZ46.239194.84P1463558724.521.251-2.476iasp91tele414555
E43A_BHZ46.383169.99P1463558723.2223.83-4.909iasp91tele414553
F64A_BHZ46.533195.82P1463558727.143.85-2.181iasp91tele414556
F36B_BHZ47.019161.03P1463558727.702895.257-5.386iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414557
E63A_BHZ47.049195.53P1463558731.3556.298-1.974iasp91tele414561
D41A_BHZ47.261167.98P1463558730.7198.77-4.275iasp91tele414558
E38A_BHZ47.318163.86P1463558730.314148.154-5.1iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414560
D62A_BHZ47.582194.59P1463558735.35108-2.121iasp91tele414563
F33B_BHZ47.684157.37P1463558733.084871.691-5.175iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414562
D32B_BHZ49.071156.89P1463558744.042-1-4.915iasp91dbp:tcox:16139415535
B35B_BHZ49.429161.48P1463558746.408252.826-5.29iasp91dbp:tcox:16139414593
E28B_BHZ49.649152.05P146355875093.414-3.373iasp91tele414595

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