An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has been recorded near Rosa Zarate, Ecuador on 18 May 2016 16:46:45. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 24km WSW of Rosa Zarate, Ecuador and at a depth of approximately 68 km. A provisional tsunami alert have been issued for the region following this earthquake. Other details about the earthquake were not immediately available, and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. We will update this report as soon as we have more information.
Below is a map showing the location of the earthquake and additional information pertaining to the exact location of the epicenter.
Magnitude: 6.8Location: 24km WSW of Rosa Zarate, EcuadorTime in GMT: 18 May 2016 16:46:45Latitude of Epicenter: 0.2Longitude of Epicenter: -79.7Depth: 68 km