Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - OFF COAST OF ECUADOR on Saturday, 14 January 2017
14 Jan 10:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.56°N / 81.09°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
119 km (74 mi) W of Muisne (pop: 13,400)
128 km (79 mi) NW of Pedernales (pop: 6,000)
149 km (92 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
166 km (103 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
174 km (108 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
193 km (120 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 14 Jan 10:15 UTC||M 4.1 / 10 km||OFF COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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