Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/19 20:50:38
20 Apr 02:02 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 20:50:38
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.7°N / 80.13°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
60 km (37 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
70 km (44 mi) N of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
150 km (93 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
196 km (122 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
198 km (123 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
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|
|2016-04-20 01:50:38 UTC|
|M 4.4||Near 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.
Cartago (645.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Santo Domingo de los Tsachilas (148.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)