Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 21 km north of Esmeraldas, Ecuador, on 2020-04-12 07:27:15 -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 8 km depth
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-12 07:27:15
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.142°N / 79.696°W (North Pacific Ocean, Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Pilavo (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NNW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NNE of Muisne (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) W of Limones (Eloy Alfaro) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNW of Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) W of San Lorenzo de Esmeraldas (San Lorenzo) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) WNW of Ibarra (pop: 133,000) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) NW of San Francisco de Quito (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) W of Tulcan (pop: 86,500) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) NNW of Puyo (Pastaza) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||8 km||739 Km al sur de Las Tablas, Panamá (Ecuador)||INETER|
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