Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 05:56 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 00:51:18
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.02°N / 80.75°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
78 km (48 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
105 km (65 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
109 km (68 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
124 km (77 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
178 km (110 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/17 00:51:18 (17 Apr 05:51:18 UTC)||M 3.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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