Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 12:20 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 07:02:03
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.57°N / 80.67°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (45 mi) W of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
88 km (55 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
121 km (75 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
170 km (106 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
182 km (113 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
190 km (118 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/17 07:02:03 (17 Apr 12:02:03 UTC)||M 4.1||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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