Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
19 Apr 01:48 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 20:43:12
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.8°S / 80.96°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (229 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
43 km (27 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
63 km (39 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
64 km (40 mi) SW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
196 km (122 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/18 20:43:12 (19 Apr 01:43:12 UTC)||M 4.0||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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