Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 20:10 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 15:00:46
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.16°S / 80.86°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
91 km (56 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
93 km (58 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
96 km (60 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
109 km (68 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
188 km (117 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 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 15:00:46 (18 Apr 20:00:46 UTC)||M 4.4||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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