Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - OFF COAST OF ECUADOR on Saturday, 15 October 2016
15 Oct 06:43 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.26°S / 81.1°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
89 km (55 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
100 km (62 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
103 km (64 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
114 km (71 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
184 km (115 mi) NW of Velasco Ibarra (pop: 48,800)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Sat, 15 Oct 06:32 UTC||M 4.2 / 10 km||OFF COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.