Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/05/03 07:30:48
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 0 km depth
3 May 12:36 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/05/03 07:30:48
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.4°N / 80.14°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
38 km (23 mi) NNW of Pedernales (pop: 5,980)
75 km (46 mi) W of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
82 km (51 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
115 km (72 mi) NNE of Bahía de Caráquez (Cantón Sucre) (pop: 37,100)
130 km (81 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
193 km (120 mi) WNW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
290 km (180 mi) N of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 3.5||km||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.