Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 02:13 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 21:00:38
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.29°N / 80.24°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
43 km (27 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
85 km (53 mi) W of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
133 km (83 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
149 km (92 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
199 km (124 mi) NW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 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 21:00:38 (17 Apr 02:00:38 UTC)||M 4.4||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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