Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Saturday, 27 May 2017
27 May 20:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.54°S / 80.84°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) S of Santa Elena (pop: 42,200)
35 km (22 mi) SE of La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
38 km (24 mi) SE of Salinas (pop: 43,900)
113 km (70 mi) SW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
126 km (78 mi) NW of Machala (pop: 198,100)
176 km (109 mi) S of Manta (pop: 183,200)
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|
|Sat, 27 May 20:04 UTC||M 4.0 / 10 km||NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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