Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Friday, 22 April 2016
22 Apr 15:30 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/22 10:21:40
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.77°N / 80.49°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
92 km (57 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
95 km (59 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
123 km (77 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
185 km (115 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
194 km (121 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/22 10:21:40 (22 Apr 15:21:40 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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