Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 16:04 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 10:57:20
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.85°S / 80.93°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
37 km (23 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
54 km (34 mi) W of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
63 km (39 mi) SW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
189 km (118 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/18 10:57:20 (18 Apr 15:57:20 UTC)||M 3.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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