Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
19 Apr 17:21 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 12:08:49
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.05°S / 81.09°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
48 km (30 mi) W of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
66 km (41 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
71 km (44 mi) W of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
73 km (45 mi) SW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
185 km (115 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|
|2016/04/19 12:08:49 (19 Apr 17:08:49 UTC)||M 4.0||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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