Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 26 April 2016
26 Apr 05:48 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/26 00:43:21
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.2°S / 80.6°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (202 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
68 km (42 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
77 km (48 mi) NW of Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
86 km (53 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
96 km (60 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
159 km (99 mi) W 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|
|2016/04/26 00:43:21 (26 Apr 05:43:21 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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