Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/17 07:02:10
17 Apr 12:08 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 07:02:10
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.98°N / 80.17°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Cuicocha (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (28 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
57 km (36 mi) W of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
102 km (63 mi) N of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
106 km (66 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
176 km (109 mi) SW of Tumaco (pop: 86,700)
176 km (109 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-04-17 12:02:10 UTC|
|M 4.0||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.