Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
19 Apr 10:08 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 05:01:47
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.09°S / 81.09°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (28 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
48 km (30 mi) W of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
64 km (40 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
71 km (44 mi) W of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
74 km (46 mi) SW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
182 km (113 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/19 05:01:47 (19 Apr 10:01:47 UTC)||M 4.2||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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