Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Ecuador - Manabi on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 01:14 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 20:09:18
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.04°S / 80.11°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
71 km (44 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
73 km (45 mi) S of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
107 km (66 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
123 km (76 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
178 km (110 mi) W of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 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 20:09:18 (17 Apr 01:09:18 UTC)||M 4.9||Ecuador - Manabi||IGEPN|
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