Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 16:04 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 15 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 10:48:46
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.81°S / 80.83°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (215 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
44 km (27 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
50 km (31 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
186 km (116 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
194 km (121 mi) SW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 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 10:48:46 (18 Apr 15:48:46 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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