Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 04:32 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/16 23:25:36
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.45°S / 80.26°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
33 km (21 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
38 km (23 mi) N of Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
123 km (76 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
195 km (121 mi) W of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
199 km (123 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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 23:25:36 (17 Apr 04:25:36 UTC)||M 4.2||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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