Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 11:36 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 05:27:34
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.32°N / 80.42°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (210 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
55 km (34 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
102 km (63 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
146 km (91 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
152 km (95 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
153 km (95 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/18 05:27:34 (18 Apr 10:27:34 UTC)||M 4.5||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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