Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 09:52 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 04:46:26
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.19°S / 80.37°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
46 km (28 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
64 km (40 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
94 km (58 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
97 km (60 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
133 km (83 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 04:46:26 (17 Apr 09:46:26 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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