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Magnitude 7.8 Earthquake: Near Coast Of Ecuador

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Sat Apr 16th 2016 23:58:37 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 7.8 mww) 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 TIGA in the network is 3,479.8 km.

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Details

Time:Sat Apr 16th 2016 23:58:37 (UTC)
Magnitude:7.8 mww
Location:(0.3715,-79.9398)
Depth:19.2 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:3634404,3921145
nass,ndef:271,0
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
TIGA_BHZ31.259172.95P1460851495.442510.014-0.286iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909540
833A_BHZ33.583142.98P1460851518.19228.3872.138iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909545
435B_BHZ34.715147.84P1460851526.9035-11.051iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910178
KMSC_BHZ34.795177.56P1460851526.087457.667-0.454iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909547
Z41A_BHZ35.039157.19P1460851528.187628.775-0.454iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909548
WHTX_BHZ35.687148.94P1460851535.175725.750.968iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909552
X40A_BHZ36.184157.79P1460851537.679527.861-0.788iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909554
W41B_BHZ36.646159.08P1460851541.697621.183-0.704iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909557
W39A_BHZ37.14156.65P1460851546.396535.25-0.203iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909558
ABTX_BHZ37.213146.12P1460851548.353924.3951.135iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909559
U40A_BHZ37.926158.68P1460851552.631363.257-0.621iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909560
TUL1_BHZ38.471153.96P1460851557.304329.968-0.537iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909562
P52A_BHZ39.313176.54P1460851563.768144.607-1.122iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909565
P49A_BHZ39.405172.46P1460851563.363935.683-2.293iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909564
MSTX_BHZ39.829142.71P1460851567.814737.115-1.373iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909571
O53A_BHZ39.895178.01P1460851568.357765.294-1.373iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909567
O48B_BHZ40.167171.9P1460851569.698366.231-2.293iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909570
SFIN_BHZ40.534168.95P1460851572.396710.8-2.627iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909573
N54A_BHZ40.59179.92P1460851574.620466.199-0.872iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909572
N59A_BHZ40.721186.4P1460851575.200437.976-1.373iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909574
M53A_BHZ41.073178.88P1460851578.266933.417-1.206iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909575
121A_BHZ41.501135.18P1460851583.2052105.430.215iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909579
M65A_BHZ42.038193.95P1460851587.7597-10.383iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910182
Y22D_BHZ42.117137.43pP1460851591.166516.74-2.835iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909994
L44A_BHZ42.419168.14P1460851587.35146.2236-3.129iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909582
L61B_BHZ42.582190.76P1460851591.435312.749-0.37iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909584
T25A_BHZ43.158142.73P1460851598.869529.8332.389iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909591
KSCO_BHZ43.866146.18P1460851603.149315.2380.968iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909605
BGNE_BHZ44.215153.38P1460851604.28114.545-0.704iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909595
214A_BHZ44.273128.97P1460851607.500572.9662.055iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909597
W18A_BHZ44.476134.83P1460851610.0429140.592.974iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909607
S22A_BHZ44.831140.1P1460851611.204745.9321.302iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909611
Q24A_BHZ44.964142.94P1460851612.267738.261.302iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909609
SPMN_BHZ46.272162.06P1460851619.099227.448-2.209iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909619
N23A_BHZ46.873143.08P1460851627.1608-11.135iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910186
SUSD_BHZ47.194153.63P1460851627.2468.0639-1.29iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909633
O20A_BHZ47.367139.88P1460851630.845435.8740.968iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909638
TPFO_BHZ47.705126.45P1460851633.976329.0871.469iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909644
109C_BHZ47.726125.27P1460851634.055619.4151.386iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909646
K22A_BHZ48.538143.33P1460851638.917611.541-0.036iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909661
R11A_BHZ50.11130.58P1460851653.10730.6632.138iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909688
MDND_BHZ50.449154.13P1460851652.753913.857-0.788iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909684
H17A_BHZ51.733139.53P1460851664.497421.451.302iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909716
O03E_BHZ55.095125.54P1460851689.6202-11.72iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910199
O02D_BHZ55.643124.54P1460851693.57621.7641.72iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909728
M04C_BHZ55.991126.33P1460851695.901-11.553iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910200
N02D_BHZ56.046125.06P1460851695.631612.7570.884iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909730
M02C_BHZ56.378125.15P1460851698.840612.3421.72iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909734
K04D_BHZ56.442126.87P1460851698.957114.0251.386iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909738
L04D_BHZ56.527126.12P1460851699.063126.7690.884iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909736
J05D_BHZ56.539127.72P1460851699.989499.2661.72iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909732
J04D_BHZ57.019126.84P1460851702.898458.7281.219iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909739
I05D_BHZ57.247128.16P1460851704.928346.0791.637iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909744
L02E_BHZ57.275124.85P1460851705.077714.1861.586iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909742
I04A_BHZ57.527126.84P1460851705.983120.9190.717iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909746
K02D_BHZ57.621125.07P1460851707.234530.5891.302iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909750
G05D_BHZ57.796128.63P1460851709.088130.1731.928iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909752
I03D_BHZ58.014125.89P1460851709.714816.4861.016iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909754
J01E_BHZ58.048125.06P1460851710.862922.181.928iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909757
H04D_BHZ58.151126.89P1460851710.048616.6980.39iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909761
F05D_BHZ58.276128.8P1460851712.229820.5441.7iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909759
I02E_BHZ58.546125.62P1460851714.059916.4441.643iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909763
G03D_BHZ58.862126.72P1460851715.467610.0560.846iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909765
F04D_BHZ59.246127.38P1460851718.92848.69761.643iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909769
C06D_BHZ59.276130.32P1460851718.7936-11.301iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910201
E04D_BHZ59.293128.03P1460851718.74413.0041.13iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909767
D04E_BHZ59.787128.12P1460851722.38027.74961.358iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909775
B05D_BHZ60.111129.28P1460851723.298529.3560.048iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909770
D03D_BHZ60.176127.97P1460851724.770130.5341.073iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909773
A04D_BHZ60.712128.88P1460851728.097735.840.732iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909777
M31M_BHZ73.927122.15P1460851812.281863.8631.13iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909792
N31M_BHZ74.113120.65P1460851813.31569.2921.073iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909794
C36M_BHZ74.977133.87P1460851815.598315.781-1.661iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909801
M30M_BHZ75.074119.95P1460851818.2091115.080.39iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909799
J29M_BHZ76.549119.01P1460851826.871931.560.618iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909815
I29M_BHZ77.024119.11P1460851829.6635127.110.732iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909825
M27K_BHZ77.056115.12P1460851830.132174.6271.016iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909827
A36M_BHZ77.077133.17P1460851828.8226184.7-0.408iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909821
L27K_BHZ77.335115.31P1460851831.640693.4670.959iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909831
M26K_BHZ77.546114.09P1460851832.647448.390.789iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909833
N25K_BHZ77.923112.45P1460851834.917126.4830.959iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909855
Q23K_BHZ77.925110.43P1460851835.4996-11.529iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910204
L26K_BHZ77.947113.89P1460851834.596421.2940.504iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909853
HARP_BHZ78.466112.09P1460851837.354624.8740.39iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909859
J26L_BHZ78.633113.96P1460851838.7872221.420.903iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909843
M24K_BHZ78.799111.1P1460851839.53141.6370.732iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909848
J25K_BHZ79.39112.29P1460851842.47990.1510.447iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909861
O22K_BHZ79.869107.59P1460851844.6246-1-0.009iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910205
POKR_BHZ80.39110.45P1460851847.773421.7780.333iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909891
M22K_BHZ80.435107.44P1460851847.272440.012-0.408iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909875
TCOL_BHZ80.476110.01P1460851847.606417.61-0.294iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909889
H24K_BHZ80.813110.15P1460851850.436287.2150.732iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909883
O20K_BHZ81.137104.94P1460851851.707839.1290.276iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909996
I23K_BHZ81.164108.66P1460851851.450396.928-0.123iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909887
Q19K_BHZ81.352103.87P1460851852.44950.622-0.123iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909900
H23K_BHZ81.452108.59P1460851853.376634.2420.276iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909910
N19K_BHZ82.206103.39P1460851856.6573-1-0.408iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910210
I21K_BHZ82.224106.24P1460851857.0375-1-0.123iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612910211
P18K_BHZ82.249102.55P1460851856.825924.572-0.464iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909985
L20K_BHZ82.324104.15P1460851857.3306111-0.351iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909913
O18K_BHZ82.339102.63P1460851857.525199.368-0.237iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909984
TOLK_BHZ82.369108.94P1460851858.307148.690.39iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909915
K20K_BHZ82.622104.09P1460851858.8848106.08-0.351iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909919
H21K_BHZ82.684105.54P1460851859.263218.636-0.294iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909925
L19K_BHZ82.693103.24P1460851859.026137.425-0.578iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909916
N18K_BHZ82.846102.13P1460851860.334466.723-0.066iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909923
J20K_BHZ82.855104.13P1460851860.320570.547-0.123iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909921
A21K_BHZ85.415102.53P1460851873.836620.1690.39iasp91dbp:jtytell:1612909987

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