Today: Friday, 12 April 2024 year

There was an earthquake in Ecuador.

There was an earthquake in Ecuador.

An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 has hit Ecuador, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC).


The earthquake was recorded at 0.51 UTC (3.51 Moscow time) 40 kilometers northeast of the city of Cuenca with a population of 276 thousand and 16 kilometers northeast of the city of Azoges with a population of 34.8 thousand. The source lay at a depth of 100 kilometers.


There was no information about possible casualties and destruction.