Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - OFF COAST OF ECUADOR on Wednesday, 12 July 2017
12 Jul 16:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.25°S / 81.12°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) NW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
91 km (57 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
102 km (64 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
106 km (66 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
116 km (72 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
187 km (116 mi) NW of Velasco Ibarra (pop: 48,800)
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|
|Wed, 12 Jul 16:27 UTC||M 4.0 / 10 km||OFF COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
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