Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Thursday, 5 May 2016
5 May 15:16 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/05/05 10:08:17
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.26°S / 81.32°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) SW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
77 km (48 mi) SW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
83 km (52 mi) W of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
99 km (61 mi) SW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
100 km (62 mi) W of Sucre (pop: 15,300)
190 km (118 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/05/05 10:08:17 (5 May 15:08:17 UTC)||M 4.1||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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