Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Friday, 22 April 2016
22 Apr 16:46 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/22 11:40:28
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.46°N / 80.61°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
76 km (47 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
119 km (74 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
159 km (99 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
169 km (105 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
178 km (111 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
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]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/22 11:40:28 (22 Apr 16:40:28 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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