Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 22:20 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 17:11:18
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.07°N / 80.97°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
102 km (63 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
118 km (74 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
122 km (76 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
138 km (86 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
177 km (110 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/17 17:11:18 (17 Apr 22:11:18 UTC)||M 3.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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