Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Monday, 18 April 2016
18 Apr 22:29 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 17:24:33
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.63°N / 80.16°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) W of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
63 km (39 mi) N of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
67 km (42 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
147 km (91 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
187 km (116 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
190 km (118 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
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 17:24:33 (18 Apr 22:24:33 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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