Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 27 April 2016
27 Apr 21:52 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/27 16:45:21
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.2°S / 81.23°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
66 km (41 mi) SW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
74 km (46 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
88 km (55 mi) W of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
91 km (56 mi) W of Sucre (pop: 15,300)
186 km (116 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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 16:45:21 (27 Apr 21:45:21 UTC)||M 4.3||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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