Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Saturday, 23 April 2016
23 Apr 01:37 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/22 20:32:52
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.6°N / 80.54°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) W of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
80 km (50 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
106 km (66 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
175 km (109 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
179 km (111 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
184 km (115 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 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 20:32:52 (23 Apr 01:32:52 UTC)||M 4.7||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake (1)
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