Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 06:20 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 01:11:26
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.07°S / 80.37°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
59 km (37 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
76 km (47 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
106 km (66 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
110 km (68 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
134 km (84 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 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 01:11:26 (17 Apr 06:11:26 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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