Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 00:26 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 19:16:01
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.07°N / 80.24°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
65 km (40 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
77 km (48 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
124 km (77 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
126 km (78 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
194 km (120 mi) W of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/16 19:16:01 (17 Apr 00:16:01 UTC)||M 4.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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