Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - COLOMBIA-ECUADOR BORDER REGION on Thursday, 8 December 2016
8 Dec 08:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.76°N / 77.91°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NW of San Gabriel (pop: 15,100)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Cumbal (pop: 7,500)
22 km (14 mi) SW of Tulcán (pop: 86,500)
86 km (54 mi) SW of Pasto (pop: 382,200)
130 km (81 mi) NE of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
180 km (112 mi) NE of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 8 Dec 08:41 UTC||M 3.9||COLOMBIA-ECUADOR BORDER REGION||EMSC|
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