Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Thursday, 21 April 2016
21 Apr 13:00 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/21 07:49:18
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.88°N / 80.55°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
100 km (62 mi) W of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
106 km (66 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
135 km (84 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
183 km (114 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
198 km (123 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/21 07:49:18 (21 Apr 12:49:18 UTC)||M 3.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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