Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Friday, 22 April 2016
22 Apr 15:46 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/22 10:36:27
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.12°S / 80.98°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
98 km (61 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
105 km (65 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
107 km (67 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
119 km (74 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
190 km (118 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 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 10:36:27 (22 Apr 15:36:27 UTC)||M 4.9||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
|2016-04-22 10:36:27 -05:00 (22 Apr 15:36:27 UTC)||M 4.8 / 10 km||- 50km NNW of Manta, Ecuador||USGS|
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