Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Ecuador - Manabi on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 07:00 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 01:49:52
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.23°S / 80.33°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (173 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
46 km (28 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
92 km (57 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
93 km (58 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
128 km (80 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 01:49:52 (17 Apr 06:49:52 UTC)||M 3.8||Ecuador - Manabi||IGEPN|
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