Mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 48 km north of Manta, Provincia de Manabi, Ecuador, on Friday, 9 September 2016 at 17:12 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 Sep 17:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.55°S / 80.83°W (South Pacific Ocean, Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) W of Bahia de Caraquez (Cantón Sucre) (pop: 37,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Manta (pop: 183,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WNW of Calceta (Bolivar) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of Chone (pop: 44,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NNW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) NNW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) W of San Francisco de Quito (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NNE of La Plata Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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