Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Saturday, 23 April 2016
23 Apr 01:47 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/22 20:40:24
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.72°N / 80.51°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
88 km (55 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
99 km (61 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
184 km (114 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
188 km (117 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
197 km (123 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
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|
|2016/04/22 20:40:24 (23 Apr 01:40:24 UTC)||M 4.4||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake (1)
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