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Rio Negro Destination Guide

Delve into Rio Negro in Ecuador!

Rio Negro in the region of Tungurahua is a place located in Ecuador - some 84 mi (or 135 km) South of Quito, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Rio Negro in Ecuador

Local time in Rio Negro is now 04:16 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "America / Guayaquil" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Yunguilla, Valencia, Ulvilla, Ulba, San Pedro or Piura. While being here, you might want to check out Topo, Rio Verde, Rio Negro, Machay, La Merced and Cadenillas as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

18°C / 64 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 16%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 852.2 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Monday, 21st of May 2018
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Tuesday, 22nd of May 2018
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 16°C (62 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Wednesday, 23rd of May 2018
Heavy intensity rain, calm, few clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)

Videos

El Pailon del Diablo Incajac's photos ar...

01:36 min ( November 11, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 481 - Rating: 1/5

Preview of Incajac's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Baños, Ecuador ...

Birds Animals Reptiles Ladyandtramp's ...

02:38 min ( February 14, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 574 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Ladyandtramp's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Baños, Ecu...


Rapelling Down Waterfalls and Jumping Of...

02:12 min ( December 08, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 266 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Destin8ion's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Baños, Ecuad...

Escape from the Volcano Eoinmccarthy's ...

01:01 min ( November 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 263 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Eoinmccarthy's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Banos, Ecua...


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Interesting facts about this location

Agoyán

The Agoyan is the tallest waterfall of the Ecuadorian Andes. It is located approximately 7 km from the city of Baños. It is formed by the waters of the Pastaza river that plunge 61 meters in a gorge located in the Occidental Cordillera. In 1987, the Ecuadorian government inaugurated the Agoyan hydroelectric plant, which has been part of the country's power grid since then. The plant was built upstream of the waterfall, so as to preserve it.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -1.4, -78.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Waterfalls of Ecuador

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -1.4, -78.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:1949 earthquakes, 1949 in Ecuador, Earthquakes in Ecuador

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -1.4, -78.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Ecuador, Pastaza Province

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