INOCAR rules out tsunami alert for Ecuador by earthquake in Papua New Guinea

On Sunday, two earthquakes of 7.7 and 5.7 degrees on the Richter scale shook the coasts of Papua New Guinea. According to the US Geological Service (USGS), the earthquakes were produced in the sea, at a depth of 65.7 and 35 kilometers respectively, in the towns of Kokopo and...

Inocar installed a sea buoy to detect Tsunamis in Esmeraldas

At 70 nautical miles off the coast of the province of Esmeraldas, the Oceanographic Institute of the Navy (INOCAR) installed a tsunami detection buoy at a depth of 2,900 meters. The INOCAR staff and officials of the Mediterranean Maritime Signals of Spain and Sonardyne, from...