Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 03:25 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 22:16:13
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.45°N / 80.45°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
61 km (38 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
105 km (65 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
160 km (99 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
162 km (101 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
167 km (104 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 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 22:16:13 (17 Apr 03:16:13 UTC)||M 4.0||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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