Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 03:06 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 21:45:04
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.16°S / 80.67°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
73 km (46 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
85 km (53 mi) NW of Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
89 km (56 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
102 km (64 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
167 km (103 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/16 21:45:04 (17 Apr 02:45:04 UTC)||M 4.2||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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