Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
19 Apr 20:53 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 15:44:21
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.08°S / 81.03°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (238 km / 148 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
41 km (26 mi) W of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
64 km (40 mi) W of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
67 km (42 mi) SW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
178 km (110 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/19 15:44:21 (19 Apr 20:44:21 UTC)||M 4.3||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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