Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/18 03:05:38

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake - 27km SSE of Muisne, Ecuador, 2016-04-16 18:58:37 -05:00, which had occurred 1 jour 8 heures earlier.
Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Near Coast of Ecuador on 2016/04/18 03:05:38

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 0 km depth

18 Apr 09:36 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGEPN après 1 heure et 30 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2016 08:05:38 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/18 03:05:38
Magnitude: 4.8
Profondeur: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.34°S / 80.97°W (Équateur)
Volcan le plus près: Quilotoa (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km WNW de Bahía de Caráquez (Cantón Sucre) (pop: 37,100)
75 km NNW de Manta Ecuador (pop: 183,200)
86 km NNW de Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
87 km NW de Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
96 km WNW de Tosagua (pop: 14,700)
98 km NW de Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
239 km NNW de Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
272 km W de San Francisco de Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.8 kmNear Coast of EcuadorIGEPN

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