Mag. 4.4 earthquake - OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR on Saturday, 13 May 2017 at 23:33 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
13 May 23:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.85°N / 90.19°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Izalco (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
91 km (57 mi) SSW of Acajutla (pop: 22,800)
109 km (68 mi) SSW of Sonsonate (pop: 59,500)
135 km (84 mi) SW of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700)
143 km (89 mi) SW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000)
144 km (90 mi) SSW of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700)
149 km (92 mi) SW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700)
153 km (95 mi) SW of Apopa (pop: 112,200)
202 km (126 mi) S of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||10 km||OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR||EMSC|
|M 4.4||10 km||- offshore El Salvador||USGS|
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