Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 22:28 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 17:21:17
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.19°S / 80.96°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (241 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
90 km (56 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
99 km (62 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
101 km (63 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
111 km (69 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
199 km (123 mi) W 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 17:21:17 (17 Apr 22:21:17 UTC)||M 4.1||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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