Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 20 April 2016
20 Apr 09:00 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/20 03:56:51
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.51°N / 79.96°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SE of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
50 km (31 mi) N of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
122 km (76 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
180 km (112 mi) NW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
184 km (114 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
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 03:56:51 (20 Apr 08:56:51 UTC)||M 4.4||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Santo Domingo (122.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)