Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Tuesday, 19 April 2016 at 13:07 (GMT)
19 Apr 14:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 33 minutes.
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.29°N / 80.37°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
53 km (33 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
99 km (61 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
144 km (90 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
146 km (91 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
150 km (93 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-04-19 13:07:32 UTC||M 4.4 / 30 km||NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
|2016-04-19 13:07:30 UTC|
2016-04-19 08:07:30 -05:00
|M 4.4 / 10 km||37km WNW of Pedernales, Ecuador||USGS|
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