Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Ecuador - Manabi on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 08:12 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 15 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 02:57:17
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.46°S / 80.29°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (161 km / 100 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
34 km (21 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
37 km (23 mi) N of Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
126 km (78 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
198 km (123 mi) W of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
198 km (123 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/17 02:57:17 (17 Apr 07:57:17 UTC)||M 4.0||Ecuador - Manabi||IGEPN|
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