Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Friday, 28 July 2017
28 Jul 05:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.74°S / 80.94°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) NW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
46 km (29 mi) NW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
60 km (37 mi) SW of Bahía de Caráquez (pop: 37,100)
64 km (40 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
200 km (124 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
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|
|Fri, 28 Jul 05:30 UTC||M 4.0 / 10 km||NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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