Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Ecuador - Canar on Friday, 29 April 2016
29 Apr 23:48 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/29 18:42:23
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.47°S / 79.11°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Licto (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NW of Cañar (pop: 9,900)
26 km (16 mi) E of La Troncal (pop: 36,400)
42 km (26 mi) SW of Alausí (pop: 14,300)
49 km (31 mi) NW of Cuenca (pop: 277,000)
91 km (57 mi) SE of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
129 km (80 mi) NE of Machala (pop: 198,100)
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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/04/29 18:42:23 (29 Apr 23:42:23 UTC)||M 3.9||Ecuador - Canar||IGEPN|
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