Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 00:57 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 19:49:15
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.03°N / 80.33°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (187 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
71 km (44 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
73 km (46 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
118 km (73 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
121 km (75 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
132 km (82 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 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 19:49:15 (17 Apr 00:49:15 UTC)||M 4.5||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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