Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador on Thursday, 12 May 2016
12 May 14:28 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/05/12 09:18:26
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.65°S / 81.15°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
70 km (44 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
81 km (50 mi) W of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
84 km (52 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
89 km (56 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
192 km (119 mi) NW of Quevedo (pop: 119,400)
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|
|2016/05/12 09:18:26 (12 May 14:18:26 UTC)||M 4.1||Off Coast of Ecuador||IGEPN|
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