Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Friday, 22 April 2016
22 Apr 03:54 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 38 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/21 22:17:15
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.24°S / 80.8°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
81 km (50 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
85 km (53 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
98 km (61 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
181 km (112 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
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|
|2016/04/21 22:17:15 (22 Apr 03:17:15 UTC)||M 4.4||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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