Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 27 April 2016
27 Apr 03:12 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/26 21:58:20
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.2°N / 80.47°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (210 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
68 km (42 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
89 km (55 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
132 km (82 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
140 km (87 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
153 km (95 mi) NW 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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/26 21:58:20 (27 Apr 02:58:20 UTC)||M 4.2||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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