Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Thursday, 28 April 2016
28 Apr 19:12 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/28 14:06:00
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.26°S / 81.27°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
101 km (63 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
111 km (69 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
117 km (73 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
127 km (79 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
140 km (87 mi) NW of Chone (pop: 44,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/28 14:06:00 (28 Apr 19:06:00 UTC)||M 3.9||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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