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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off Coast of Central America on Friday, 12 May 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off Coast of Central America on Friday, 12 May 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Off Coast of Central America on Friday, 12 May 2017
May 12 10:49: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.0.
Date & time: Friday, 12 May 2017 10:41 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.92°N / 90.04°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Izalco (109 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 12 May 2017
Fri, 12 May 10:41 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km OFFSHORE EL SALVADOREMSC
Fri, 12 May 10:41 UTCM 6.1 / 102 kmOff Coast of Central AmericaGeoAu
Fri, 12 May 10:41 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km- 79km SSW of Acajutla, El SalvadorUSGS
Fri, 12 May 10:41 UTCM 6.0 / 34.8 kmEl Salvador [Sea]INGV

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Australia / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It was horrible! there was buttcakes all around for onion sake honey bunches it took the cows home back to tibet!!!
Antigua Guatemala (196.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San miguel. El salvadir (209.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(184.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Muy largo, más de un minuto de movimiento (via app)
Fraijanes (179.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San Salvador, El Salvador (118.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Bolívar (El Salvador) (237 km E from epicenter)(no details): Levemente sentido y prolongado (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (130 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Enough hard to look for my shoes (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (125 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuertemente sentido en la capital de San Salvador en 5to piso, y de larga duración no hay daños en mi zona (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (124 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Woke up from significant motion on the 4th floor of a hotel (via EMSC)

 

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