Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 11 May 2016
11 May 23:08 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/05/11 18:04:47
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.02°N / 80.22°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
69 km (43 mi) SW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
72 km (45 mi) NE of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
120 km (75 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
122 km (76 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
191 km (118 mi) W of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016/05/11 18:04:47 (11 May 23:04:47 UTC)||M 4.2||Near Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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