Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 27 April 2016
27 Apr 14:40 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/27 09:32:59
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.17°S / 80.71°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (215 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (36 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
78 km (48 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
88 km (55 mi) N of Manta (pop: 183,200)
102 km (64 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
171 km (106 mi) W of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/27 09:32:59 (27 Apr 14:32:59 UTC)||M 4.0||Near 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.
guayaquil ecuador (238.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)