Date: March 28, 1996 Time: 23:03:50
Location: 1.0S 78.7W
Depth: 33 Km Magnitude: 5.8MN

At least nineteen people were killed, 58 injured, several thousand homeless, and considerable damage and destruction to homes, bridges, and water pipes in the Cotopaxi, Pastaza, and Tungurahua Provinces. Landslides blocked several roads in the epicentral area.