Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 27 April 2016
27 Apr 00:12 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/26 19:08:15
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.57°S / 80.81°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) W of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
45 km (28 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
56 km (34 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
56 km (35 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
67 km (42 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
185 km (115 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
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|
|2016/04/26 19:08:15 (27 Apr 00:08:15 UTC)||M 4.4||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
|2016/04/26 19:07:07 (27 Apr 00:07:07 UTC)||M 4.5||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.