Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Tuesday, 26 April 2016
26 Apr 12:32 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/26 07:24:33
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.04°S / 80.96°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (53 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
102 km (63 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
106 km (66 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
114 km (71 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
126 km (78 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
200 km (124 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 07:24:33 (26 Apr 12:24:33 UTC)||M 3.8||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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