Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
19 Apr 02:12 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 21:06:59
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.81°S / 80.93°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
40 km (25 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
55 km (34 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
59 km (37 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
61 km (38 mi) SW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
193 km (120 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 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 21:06:59 (19 Apr 02:06:59 UTC)||M 4.5||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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