Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
19 Apr 20:49 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 15:44:22
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.18°S / 81.08°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (30 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
49 km (31 mi) SW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
59 km (37 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
71 km (44 mi) SW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
74 km (46 mi) W of Sucre (pop: 15,300)
174 km (108 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
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 15:44:22 (19 Apr 20:44:22 UTC)||M 4.4||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake (2)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Puerto Cayo Ecuador (39.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)