6.7 and 6.9 Major Earthquakes Hit Near Coast of Ecuador

6.0 AND GREATER EARTHQUAKES ARE REPORTED ON THIS SITE AND ALL EARTHQUAKE STATS PERTAIN ONLY TO 6.0 AND GREATER MAGNITUDE QUAKES.

NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR 5-18-16

Map: CSEM-EMSC

A major 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit near the coast of Ecuador on May 18, 2016, at 07:57:04.9 UTC, at a depth of 40 km, reported CSEM-EMSC.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a Tsunami Information Statement on May 18, 2016, at 0803 UTC.

NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR 5-18-16 2

Map: CSEM-EMSC

A major 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit near the coast of Ecuador on May 18, 2016, at 16:46:43.5 UTC, at a depth of 30 km, reported CSEM-EMSC.

This mighty quake hit near the coast only nine hours after the 6.7 magnitude quake hit the same area.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a Tsunami Information Statement on May 18, 2016, at 1652 UTC…Read more

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