Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/17 16:39:47
17 Apr 21:44 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 16:39:47
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.18°S / 80.85°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (229 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
88 km (55 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
93 km (58 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
94 km (58 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
107 km (66 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
186 km (116 mi) W 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]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-04-17 21:39:47 UTC|
|M 4.0||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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