Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - OFF COAST OF ECUADOR on Tuesday, 12 September 2017 at 03:05 (GMT)
12 Sep 03:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.21°S / 81.99°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
145 km (90 mi) W of Manta (pop: 183,200)
149 km (93 mi) W of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
158 km (98 mi) W of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
161 km (100 mi) NW of Salinas (pop: 43,900)
165 km (103 mi) NW of La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
172 km (107 mi) W of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
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|
|2017-09-12 03:05:34 UTC||M 4.0 / 10 km||OFF COAST OF ECUADOR||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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