Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 19km ENE of Pedernales, Ecuador on Wednesday, 6 July 2016
6 Jul 04:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 27 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-07-05 22:14:56 -05:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.166°N / 79.8907°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (149 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NE of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
50 km (31 mi) SW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
52 km (32 mi) SE of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
92 km (57 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
155 km (96 mi) NE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
158 km (98 mi) NW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-07-05 22:14:56 -05:00 (6 Jul 03:14:56 UTC)||M 4.3 / 35 km||- 19km ENE of Pedernales, Ecuador||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
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