Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Ecuador - Santo Domingo on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 00:22 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 19:16:41
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.46°S / 79.38°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) SW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
56 km (35 mi) NW of La Maná (pop: 16,500)
64 km (40 mi) N of Quevedo (pop: 119,400)
71 km (44 mi) NE of Velasco Ibarra (pop: 48,800)
98 km (61 mi) SW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
158 km (98 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/16 19:16:41 (17 Apr 00:16:41 UTC)||M 4.6||Ecuador - Santo Domingo||IGEPN|
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