Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 20 April 2016
20 Apr 12:32 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/20 07:16:11
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.88°N / 80.62°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (46 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
108 km (67 mi) W of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
110 km (68 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
141 km (88 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
166 km (103 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
185 km (115 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/20 07:16:11 (20 Apr 12:16:11 UTC)||M 4.0||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake (2)
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