Mag. 3.7 earthquake - - 14km ESE of Muisne, Ecuador, on 2016-04-19 20:48:12 -05:00
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 6 km depth
21 Apr 01:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-04-19 20:48:12 -05:00
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.56°N / 79.91°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Rosa Zarate (Canton Quinindé) (pop: 42,100)
57 km (35 mi) NNE of Pedernales (pop: 5,980)
122 km (76 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
141 km (88 mi) N of Chone (pop: 44,800)
307 km (190 mi) N of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
494 km (307 mi) SW of Santiago de Cali (Colombia) (pop: 2,392,900)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.7||6 km||- 14km ESE of Muisne, Ecuador||USGS|
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