Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 20 April 2016
20 Apr 04:17 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/19 23:11:44
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.82°S / 81.15°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
60 km (37 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
79 km (49 mi) W of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
82 km (51 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
84 km (52 mi) SW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
189 km (117 mi) W of Quevedo (pop: 119,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/19 23:11:44 (20 Apr 04:11:44 UTC)||M 4.0||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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