Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Ecuador - Esmeraldas on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
19 Apr 22:00 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 16:54:20
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.65°N / 80.08°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
59 km (36 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
64 km (40 mi) N of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
142 km (88 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
193 km (120 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
199 km (123 mi) NW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
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 16:54:20 (19 Apr 21:54:20 UTC)||M 4.4||Ecuador - Esmeraldas||IGEPN|
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