Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 4 May 2016
4 May 16:08 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/05/04 11:01:46
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.13°S / 81.55°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
100 km (62 mi) W of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
111 km (69 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
122 km (76 mi) W of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
125 km (77 mi) W of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
142 km (88 mi) NW of La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
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|
|2016/05/04 11:01:46 (4 May 16:01:46 UTC)||M 3.8||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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