Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 02:02 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 19:54:47
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.39°N / 80.27°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
43 km (27 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
89 km (55 mi) W of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
141 km (88 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
158 km (98 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
162 km (101 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
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 19:54:47 (17 Apr 00:54:47 UTC)||M 4.6||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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