Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/17 16:39:47
17 Apr 21:48 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 16:39:47
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.03°N / 80.81°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (234 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
84 km (52 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
109 km (68 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
111 km (69 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
127 km (79 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
185 km (115 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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