Mag. 4.3 earthquake - - 81km SW of Acajutla, El Salvador, on 2017-09-10 07:48:50 -06:00
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 35 km depth
10 Sep 17:08 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-09-10 07:48:50 -06:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.0663°N / 90.3537°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Apaneca Range (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) SW of Acajutla (pop: 22,800)
100 km (62 mi) SW of Sonsonate (pop: 59,500)
110 km (68 mi) SSW of Ahuachapan (Ahuachapán) (pop: 34,100)
134 km (83 mi) SW of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700)
135 km (84 mi) WSW of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700)
144 km (89 mi) WSW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000)
150 km (93 mi) WSW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700)
176 km (109 mi) S of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||35 km||- 81km SW of Acajutla, El Salvador||USGS|
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