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M 6 in Ecuador on 03 Dec 2017 11:19 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact
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Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 6 M
  • Depth: 24.73 km (shallow)
  • Area affected by light damage (estimated radius): 31 km (MMI VI)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us1000bkjh
  • Location (latitude/longitude): -0.4845, -80.2823
  • Time (UTC): 03 Dec 2017 11:19:06
  • Time (ECT): 03 Dec 2017 12:19:06
  • INFORM Coping capacity: 4.3 (ECU)

Event time line

For accessing reports of previous advisories, please click on the advisory number in the table below.

AlertShake
ID
ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1189859 -0.484500/-80.282300 6 24.73 6.31 03 Dec 2017 11:19 03 Dec 2017 11:41 00:22
2 0.01 1189859 -0.484500/-80.282300 6 24.73 6.31 03 Dec 2017 11:19 03 Dec 2017 13:22 02:03 (upd of #1)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Ecuador ,of Manabi (population 1,133,452) .

The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Population

Population in major intensity
Intensity Population
27000 people
220000 people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Manabi Ecuador 27000 people
Manabi Ecuador 220000 people
Manabi Ecuador 1.1 million people
Guayas Ecuador 2.2 million people
Los Rios Ecuador 420000 people
Pichincha Ecuador 100000 people
Esmeraldas Ecuador 33000 people
Cotopaxi Ecuador 5800 people
Manabi Ecuador 93000 people
Guayas Ecuador 1.3 million people
Los Rios Ecuador 380000 people
Pichincha Ecuador 2.8 million people
Esmeraldas Ecuador 450000 people
Cotopaxi Ecuador 460000 people
Bolivar Ecuador 160000 people
Imbabura Ecuador 310000 people
Tungurahua Ecuador 440000 people
Chimborazo Ecuador 270000 people
Napo Ecuador 6800 people
Canar Ecuador 83000 people
Azuay Ecuador 500000 people
Narino Colombia 37000 people
El Oro Ecuador 4600 people

Affected cities (first 100 records)

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Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Las Flores Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 6 km
Palmas Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 15 km
Salinas Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 18 km
San Isidro Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 16 km
Canoa Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 18 km
San Vicente Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 18 km
Bahía de Caráquez Manabí Ecuador City 24000 people 22 km
E. Alfaro Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 25 km
Sesme Manabi Ecuador Village5 - 28 km
San Antonio Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 28 km
Pavón Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 28 km
Jama Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 31 km
Chone Manabí Ecuador City 44000 people 32 km
Mate Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 33 km
Bachillero Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 34 km
Convento Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 35 km
Las Yucas Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 37 km
El Junco Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 37 km
Canuto Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 39 km
Calceta Manabí Ecuador Village4 17000 people 42 km
Trinidad Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 42 km
Pezcadillo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 43 km
Charapotó Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 45 km
Diez de Agosto Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 45 km
Cabuyal Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 49 km
Junín Manabí Ecuador Village5 8900 people 49 km
Crucita Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 51 km
Rocafuerte Manabí Ecuador Village5 10000 people 52 km
Pueblo Nuevo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 55 km
Resbalón Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 59 km
Zapote Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 59 km
Abdón Calderón Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 61 km
Sube y Baja Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 61 km
Atahualpa Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 62 km
San Miguel Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 64 km
San Plácido Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 64 km
Jaramijó Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 65 km
Pedernales Manabí Ecuador Village5 5800 people 66 km
Porto Viejo Manabi Ecuador City - 66 km
Honorato Vásquez Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 68 km
Sequita Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 68 km
Las Mercedes Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 69 km
Manta Manabí Ecuador City 180000 people 71 km
Colón Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 71 km
Cerro Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 72 km
Colorado Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 73 km
Montecristi Manabí Ecuador Village5 18000 people 74 km
La Pila Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 76 km
San Mateo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 79 km
Bajo Grande Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 80 km
Santa Ana Manabí Ecuador Village5 12000 people 81 km
La Unión Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 81 km
Pichincha Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 82 km
Pueblo Nuevo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 84 km
El Cañaveral Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 84 km
Pacoche Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 85 km
Punta de Piedra Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 89 km
Conguillo Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 90 km
Aromo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 90 km
Río de Caña Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 91 km
Sancán Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 92 km
Los Machos Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 93 km
San Lorenzo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 94 km
Membrillal Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 94 km
Bellavista Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 95 km
Naranjada Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 96 km
Río Seco Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 96 km
Hacha Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 96 km
Cojimíes Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 97 km
El Carmen Guayas Ecuador Village4 62000 people 97 km
Caña Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 98 km
El Cacao Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 99 km
Palomarcado Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 101 km
Olmedo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 101 km
Los Potreros Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 101 km
Jipijapa Manabí Ecuador City 35000 people 101 km
Puerto Limón Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 102 km
Consumulo Los Rios Ecuador Village5 - 102 km
Cantagallo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 104 km
Guarumito Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 104 km
Balzar Guayas Ecuador Village5 39000 people 107 km
Quevedo Los Ríos Ecuador City 110000 people 107 km
Zapotal Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 108 km
El Esfuerzo Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 110 km
Digna Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 116 km
Valencia Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 117 km
Palenque Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 9000 people 121 km
San Gabriel Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 121 km
Colimes Guayas Ecuador Village5 9300 people 121 km
Puerto Pechiche Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 132 km
Vinces Los Ríos Ecuador Village4 32000 people 133 km
Moquique Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 133 km
El Carmen Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 137 km
Banepo Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 139 km
Pascuales Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 180 km
Alfaro Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 193 km
Guayaquil Guayas Ecuador Major city 1.9 million people 195 km
Noboa Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 103 km
Cayo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 108 km
América Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 108 km
Matapalo Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 116 km
Las Cañas Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 116 km
Julcuy Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 116 km
Puerto Naranjo Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 118 km
Pocita Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 119 km
La Aurora Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 121 km
Machalilla Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 122 km
Paján Manabí Ecuador Village5 7400 people 122 km
Muisne Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 13000 people 124 km
San Miguel Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 126 km
Santo Domingo de los Colorados Pichincha Ecuador City - 126 km
Guale Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 126 km
Rosa Zárate Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 28000 people 127 km
Lagartera Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 128 km
San Francisco Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 129 km
La Maná Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 11000 people 129 km
Guasaganda Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 130 km
Pedro Pablo Gómez Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 130 km
Cascajal Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 132 km
Pucayacu Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 132 km
Puerto López Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 133 km
Paquimaro Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 134 km
López Manabí Ecuador Village5 - 137 km
Guachalá Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 138 km
Cruz de Guanábano Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 139 km
Antonio Sotomayor Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 139 km
Santa Lucía Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 140 km
Zapotal Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 140 km
Punta Tortuga Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 141 km
Potrero de la Virgen Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 142 km
Lelia Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 142 km
Ayampe Manabi Ecuador Village5 - 144 km
Tarabita Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 145 km
Galera Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 145 km
San Francisco de las Pampas Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 147 km
Pedro Carbo Guayas Ecuador Village5 23000 people 147 km
Tonchigüe Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 148 km
Las Núñez Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 148 km
San Geronimo Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 149 km
Miniatura Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 149 km
San Clemente Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 150 km
Potosí Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 150 km
Catarama Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 9700 people 151 km
San Vicente Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 152 km
Pilaló Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 153 km
El Corazón Bolivar Ecuador Village5 - 154 km
Don Pancho Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 154 km
Isidro Ayora Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 154 km
Lomas de Sargentillo Guayas Ecuador Village5 7500 people 155 km
Daule Guayas Ecuador Village4 48000 people 156 km
Atacames Esmeraldas Ecuador Village5 - 156 km
Isinliví Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 157 km
Bocana Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 158 km
Pinilopata Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 158 km
Apagua Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 159 km
Merella Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 160 km
Nobol Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 161 km
Pita Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 161 km
Bijagual Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 163 km
Llurimagua Imbabura Ecuador Village5 - 166 km
Salanguillo Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 166 km
Angamarca Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 167 km
Babahoyo Los Ríos Ecuador Village4 75000 people 167 km
Pozuelos Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 168 km
Tigua Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 168 km
Río Seco Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 168 km
Manglar Alto Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 168 km
Victoria Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 170 km
Güingopana Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 171 km
Bastidas Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 171 km
Las Balsas Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 172 km
San Pedro Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 173 km
Simiátug Bolívar Ecuador Village5 - 173 km
Esmeraldas Esmeraldas Ecuador Village4 95000 people 174 km
Salinas Bolívar Ecuador Village5 - 174 km
Bajada de Colonche Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 174 km
San Carlos Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 174 km
Capone Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 174 km
Tamarindo Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 175 km
Rancho del Medio Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 175 km
Baquerizo Moreno Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 175 km
Colonche Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 175 km
Ayangue Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 177 km
Pacto Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 179 km
Montalvo Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 15000 people 180 km
Monjas Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 181 km
Gualea Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 182 km
Limón Los Ríos Ecuador Village5 - 183 km
Chaupi Pichincha Ecuador Village5 - 183 km
Pujilí Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 10000 people 184 km
Saqui Cotopaxi Ecuador Village4 - 184 km
Aguada Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 185 km
Ortuño Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 186 km
Tanicuchí Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 186 km
San José Cotopaxi Ecuador Village5 - 188 km
Guaranda Bolívar Ecuador City 21000 people 189 km
San Luis Guayas Ecuador Village5 - 189 km

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Los Perales BHA 3 Civ. Paved Yes 4400
Reales Tamarindos PVO 44 Civ. Paved No 7200
Pedernales 20 0
Eloy Alfaro MEC 12 Civ. Paved Yes 9300
Quevedo North 107 0
Los Perez 23 0
Simon Bolivar International GYE 5 Civ. Paved Yes 8000
Jipijapa JIP unknown 0
Santo Domingo Los Colorados 521 Civ. Paved No 3600
Loma Larga 64 0
Martinica 27 0
Hacienda la Julia 15 0
Babahoyo North 17 0
La Clementina 100 0
Ayangue 5 0
General Rivadeneira ESM 7 Civ. Paved Yes 7800
Cotopaxi 2784 Civ. Paved Yes 12100
Mariscal Sucre International UIO 2811 Civ. Paved Yes 10200
General Ulpiano Paez SNC 4 Mil. Paved Yes 7900
Taura 17 0
Chachoan ATF 2564 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
San Carlos 30 0
Chimborazo 2790 Civ. Paved No 5200
La Puntilla 14 0
Posorja 5 0
Atahualpa 2227 Civ. Paved No 6500
Maragrosa 5 0
Mariscal Lamar CUE 2530 Civ. Paved Yes 6200

Major ports
Name LOCODE Country
Bahia de Caraquez Ecuador
Manta ECMEC Ecuador
Cojimies Ecuador
Duran ECDUN Ecuador
Guayaquil ECGYE Ecuador
Prtmaritimo Ecuador
Esmeraldas ECESM Ecuador
Balao Terminal ECEBL Ecuador
Rioverde Ecuador
Salinas ECSNC Ecuador
La Libertad ECLLD Ecuador
Puerto de San Lorenzo Ecuador


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