M 5.7 earthquake in Puerto Villamil, South-America,Ecuador on 21st September 2018 12:49:28 PM.
EDIS Number EQ-20180921-958632-EC
Magnitude M 5.7
Mercalli scale 6
Date-Time [UTC] 21st September 2018 12:49:28 PM
Local Date/Time Friday,September 21st, 2018 at 07:49 in the in the moorning at epicenter
Coordinate 2° 24.936,95° 28.710
Depth 10 km [6.21 miles]
Hypocentrum Shallow depth
Class Moderate
Continent South-America
Country Ecuador
Location 502.0 km [311.93 miles] to Puerto Villamil,South-America
Source USGS
The potential impact of the earthquake Everyone feels movement. People have trouble walking. Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall off walls. Furniture moves. Plaster in walls might crack. Trees and bushes shake. Damage is slight in poorly built buildings. No structural damage.