M 5.1 in Ecuador on 09 Jan 2018 00:05 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 1.6786 , -90.7836
Event Date: 09 Jan 2018 00:05 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000c2ax
Inserted at: 09 Jan 2018 01:00 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 (ECU)

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in unknowed a zone. The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
no people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1193564 1.645/-90.854 5.7 10 3.57 09 Jan 2018 00:59 00:53 (new episode)
2 0.01 1193566 1.645/-90.854 5.7 10 3.57 09 Jan 2018 01:00 00:54 (new episode)
3 0.01 1193566 1.679/-90.784 5.1 10 2.89 09 Jan 2018 01:01 00:55 (upd of #2)
4 0.01 1193566 1.668/-90.81 5.1 10 2.7 09 Jan 2018 02:05 01:59 (upd of #3)
5 0.01 1193566 1.668/-90.81 5.1 10 2.7 09 Jan 2018 02:08 02:02 (upd of #4)

Affected Provinces

Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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