Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 17 April 2016
17 Apr 23:12 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 18:04:26
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.8°S / 81.54°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) W of Manta (pop: 183,200)
102 km (63 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
122 km (76 mi) W of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
123 km (76 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
124 km (77 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
174 km (108 mi) NW of La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
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 18:04:26 (17 Apr 23:04:26 UTC)||M 3.9||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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