Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/05/15 01:29:10
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 0 km depth
15 May 06:36 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016/05/15 01:29:10
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.87°N / 80.25°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) NW of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
67 km (42 mi) W of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
91 km (57 mi) NNW of Pedernales (pop: 5,980)
105 km (65 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
164 km (102 mi) N of Bahía de Caráquez (Cantón Sucre) (pop: 37,100)
173 km (107 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
343 km (213 mi) N of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
503 km (313 mi) SW of Santiago de Cali (Colombia) (pop: 2,392,900)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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