Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/26 16:33:17
26 Apr 21:40 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/26 16:33:17
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.51°S / 80.87°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (31 mi) W of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
53 km (33 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
64 km (40 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
66 km (41 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
76 km (47 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
191 km (118 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-04-26 21:33:17 UTC|
|M 4.2||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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