Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 11:04 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 35 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 05:29:08
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.05°S / 80.28°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
63 km (39 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
75 km (47 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
112 km (70 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
125 km (78 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
196 km (122 mi) W of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/18 05:29:08 (18 Apr 10:29:08 UTC)||M 4.6||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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