Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 02:45 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 21:39:10
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.17°S / 80.72°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
79 km (49 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
88 km (55 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
103 km (64 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
172 km (107 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
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 21:39:10 (18 Apr 02:39:10 UTC)||M 3.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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