Mag. 4.4 earthquake - - 80km SSW of Acajutla, El Salvador, on 2017-05-27 14:04:07 -06:00
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
27 May 21:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-05-27 14:04:07 -06:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.9229°N / 90.1291°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Izalco (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (51 mi) SSW of Acajutla (pop: 22,800)
99 km (61 mi) SSW of Sonsonate (pop: 59,500)
124 km (77 mi) SW of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700)
133 km (83 mi) SW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000)
134 km (83 mi) SSW of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700)
138 km (86 mi) SW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700)
142 km (88 mi) SW of Apopa (pop: 112,200)
196 km (121 mi) SSE of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: USGS
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||- 80km SSW of Acajutla, El Salvador||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
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357.1 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)