Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 02:58 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 45 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 21:14:01
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.02°S / 80.27°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (178 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
67 km (41 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
76 km (47 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
116 km (72 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
124 km (77 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
195 km (121 mi) W of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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 21:14:01 (17 Apr 02:14:01 UTC)||M 4.3||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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