Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/17 17:11:25
17 Apr 22:16 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 17:11:25
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.02°N / 80.55°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
70 km (44 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
88 km (55 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
111 km (69 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
120 km (75 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
156 km (97 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-04-17 22:11:25 UTC|
|M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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