on April 16, 2016 Saturday night
that left tens of people dead and hundreds more injured.
And there could be more dead and injured as reports come in.
trapping people inside
and rescuers are pursuing operations.
Images and videos of the quake
have flooded social media hours after.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey (usgs.gov)
the quake was
27.0 km (16.8 mi) SSE of Muisne, Ecuador
52.0 km (32.3 mi) W of Rosa Zarate, Ecuador
68.0 km (42.3 mi) SSW of Propicia, Ecuador
111.0 km (69.0 mi) NW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados, Ecuador
170.0 km (105.6 mi) WNW of Quito, Ecuador.