Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 03:58 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/17 22:48:40
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.23°S / 80.91°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (234 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
84 km (52 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
93 km (58 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
95 km (59 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
105 km (65 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
193 km (120 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 22:48:40 (18 Apr 03:48:40 UTC)||M 3.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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