Tarqui Destination Guide
Explore Tarqui in Ecuador.
Tarqui in the region of Pastaza is a town in Ecuador - some 97 mi (or 156 km) South of Quito, the country's capital city.
Current time in Tarqui is now 01:21 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Guayaquil" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Veracruz, Teniente Hugo Ortiz, Riobamba, Quito, Pomona or Piura. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tarqui, Tambo Union, Shell, Puyo, Pindo Chico and Madre Tierra. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Night Temperature||11°C / 52 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||12%|
|Air Pressure||852.2 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Thursday, 20th of December 2018Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 10°C (51 °F)
Friday, 21st of December 2018Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)
Saturday, 22nd of December 2018Moderate rain, clear sky.
Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)
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Interesting facts about this location
Rio Amazonas Airport
Rio Amazonas Airport is located at Shell Mera in the Pastaza Province in Ecuador. The airport was established in 1937 by Royal Dutch Shell and abandoned in 1948. In 1949 the Mission Aviation Fellowship, a Christian missionary group, established themselves in the area and used the airport as their main base.
Located at -1.53, -78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
1949 Ambato earthquake
The 1949 Ambato earthquake was the largest earthquake in the Western Hemisphere in more than five years. On August 5, 1949, it struck Ecuador's Tungurahua Province southeast of its capital, Ambato, and killed 5,050 people. Measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale, it originated from a hypocenter 40 km beneath the surface. The nearby villages of Guano, Patate, Pelileo, and Pillaro were destroyed, and the city of Ambato suffered heavy damage.
Located at -1.53, -78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by geonames.org, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia.