Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/17 07:02:16
17 Apr 12:08 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 07:02:16
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.76°N / 79.77°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Cuicocha (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
32 km (20 mi) NE of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
83 km (51 mi) NE of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
131 km (81 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
177 km (110 mi) NW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
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]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-04-17 12:02:16 UTC|
|M 4.1||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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