Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Thursday, 28 April 2016
28 Apr 21:48 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/28 16:43:04
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.31°N / 81.71°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
175 km (109 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
180 km (112 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
186 km (116 mi) W of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
191 km (119 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
191 km (119 mi) W of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
196 km (122 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/28 16:43:04 (28 Apr 21:43:04 UTC)||M 3.8||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
|2016/04/28 16:42:59 (28 Apr 21:42:59 UTC)||M 4.5||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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