Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Monday, 19 December 2016 at 09:08 (GMT)
19 Dec 09:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.08°N / 79.85°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Cuicocha (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) NW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
55 km (34 mi) NE of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
94 km (58 mi) NW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100)
98 km (61 mi) SW of Valdez (pop: 11,400)
140 km (87 mi) SW of Tumaco (pop: 86,700)
166 km (103 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-12-19 09:08:22 UTC||M 4.0 / 2 km||NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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