Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/29 17:16:55
29 Apr 22:27 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/29 17:16:55
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.44°S / 81.08°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) W of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
64 km (40 mi) SW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
67 km (42 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
73 km (46 mi) W of Paján (pop: 9,200)
82 km (51 mi) SW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
157 km (98 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
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]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-04-29 22:16:55 UTC|
|M 3.8||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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