Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 20 April 2016
20 Apr 01:40 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 20:30:56
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.18°N / 80.35°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
60 km (38 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
87 km (54 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
133 km (83 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
138 km (86 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
139 km (87 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/19 20:30:56 (20 Apr 01:30:56 UTC)||M 3.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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