Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 06:04 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 00:51:16
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.07°N / 80.88°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
92 km (57 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
113 km (70 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
116 km (72 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
134 km (83 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
193 km (120 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/17 00:51:16 (17 Apr 05:51:16 UTC)||M 4.1||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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