Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 27 April 2016
27 Apr 03:28 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/26 22:24:30
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.17°N / 80.32°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
59 km (37 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
86 km (54 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
133 km (83 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
136 km (84 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
137 km (85 mi) N of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/26 22:24:30 (27 Apr 03:24:30 UTC)||M 4.0||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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