Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/18 17:24:33
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 0 km depth
18 Apr 22:33 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 17:24:33
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.58°N / 80.08°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
57 km (35 mi) N of Pedernales (pop: 5,980)
63 km (39 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
73 km (45 mi) WNW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
137 km (85 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
142 km (88 mi) N of Chone (pop: 44,800)
310 km (192 mi) N of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
507 km (315 mi) SW of Santiago de Cali (Colombia) (pop: 2,392,900)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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