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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - El Salvador on Wednesday, 3 January 2018

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - El Salvador on Wednesday, 3 January 2018
Date & time: Wed, 3 Jan 13:38:38 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 69.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.19°N / 89.31°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Ilopango (60 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
El Tunco / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(70.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(50.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Fue un movimiento de vertical no balenceo. Fuerte y corto tiempo (via app)
San miguel. El salvador (125.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Doors knock against the wall. Ceiling shakes a lot of. (via app)
Reparto Metropolitano, San Salvador / MMI IV (Light shaking): The tremor put us on guard, we expected to go more time but suddenly stops.
Rosario de la Paz / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard it before I felt it, it felt about 5 seconds long
san salvador / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Colonia escalón / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(59.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(56.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Zona Rosa / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Santa Tecla (55 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
El tunco / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Salvador / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Reparto San Benito (56.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(58.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was in bed and I was awaken by the shake
(54.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (46 km N from epicenter)(no details): Se movió tv y lamparas colgantes, primero comenzó suave y luego mas fuerte. (via EMSC)
Santa Ana (El Salvador) (88 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte en Santa Ana (via EMSC)
Nuevo Sitio del Nino (El Salvador) (65 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sismo en puerto la libertad 5.8 (via EMSC)
Ilopango (El Salvador) (58 km N from epicenter)(no details): Me desperto del susto pero gracias a Dios nada grave (via EMSC)
Lourdes (El Salvador) (57 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muuuy largo (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (55 km N from epicenter)(no details): Bastante fuerte en San Salvador (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (54 km N from epicenter)(no details): San Salvador. El Salvador (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (54 km N from epicenter)(no details): Bastante fuerte San Salvador (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Temblor fuerte aun no reportado. Sucedió hace unos minutos. De corta duración. Pienso que fue mas de 5 grados. (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte de unos 20s. (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte sismo, me encuentro en la Colonia Escalón. Techo, ventanas y puertes con vibraciones, aproximadamente 10 segundos de sensibilidad del temblor (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Acá en San Salvador estuvo fuerte (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Second floor apartment had coffee mug spill from tabletop, wall decoration toppled. Two smaller movements ended with a firm shake (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte sismo (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (52 km N from epicenter)(no details): Bastante fuerte (via EMSC)
Nueva San Salvador (El Salvador) (51 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Estuvo fuerte (via EMSC)
Nueva San Salvador (El Salvador) (51 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte aparentementr dos seguidos (via EMSC)
Santa Tecla (El Salvador) (51 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bastante fuerte en Santa Tecla (via EMSC)
(El Salvador) (50 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en San Salvador (via EMSC)
(El Salvador) (49 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio fuerte en Antiguo Cuscatlan duro unos quince segundos. (via EMSC)
San Luis Talpa (El Salvador) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió un temblor de mediana magnitud, y duración, estoy cerca del aeropuerto internacional de El Salvador en Centro America (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 7 Jan 2018
Sun, 7 Jan 08:55 UTCM 5.1 / 76 km - [info]Near Coast of Nicaragua[Map]GFZ
Sun, 7 Jan 19:01 UTCM 4.6 / 44.5 km - [info]- 76km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 Jan 2018
Thu, 11 Jan 18:19 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]- 2km NE of Soyapango, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Fri, 12 Jan 2018
Fri, 12 Jan 04:23 UTCM 4.7 / 29 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Jan 2018
Sat, 13 Jan 01:43 UTCM 4.2 / 62.1 km - [info]- 38km SW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Tue, 16 Jan 2018
Tue, 16 Jan 08:24 UTCM 4.6 / 59 km - [info]Off Coast of Central America[Map]GFZ
Tue, 16 Jan 20:47 UTCM 3.6 / 17 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 19 Jan 2018
Fri, 19 Jan 18:16 UTCM 3.7 / 34 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Jan 2018
Mon, 22 Jan 19:45 UTCM 3.7 / 17 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 24 Jan 2018
Wed, 24 Jan 00:23 UTCM 3.9 / 29 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 27 Jan 2018
Sat, 27 Jan 14:56 UTCM 4.2 / 3 km - [info]GOLFO DE FONSECA, EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 30 Jan 2018
Tue, 30 Jan 13:05 UTCM 3.9 / 57 km - [info]NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 1 Feb 2018
Thu, 1 Feb 18:03 UTCM 3.9 / 31 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 2 Feb 2018
Fri, 2 Feb 02:38 UTCM 3.8 / 46 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 3 Feb 2018
Sat, 3 Feb 01:02 UTCM 4.4 / 3.1 km - [info]- El Salvador[Map]USGS
Mon, 5 Feb 2018
Mon, 5 Feb 10:10 UTCM 4.7 / 48 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 5 Feb 19:28 UTCM 4.5 / 49 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Feb 2018
Wed, 7 Feb 14:13 UTCM 3.7 / 55 km - [info]NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Feb 19:08 UTCM 3.5 / 49 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 10 Feb 2018
Sat, 10 Feb 15:15 UTCM 4.3 / 82.9 km - [info]- 10km ESE of Nueva Concepcion, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Tue, 13 Feb 2018
Tue, 13 Feb 10:06 UTCM 3.8 / 47 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 14 Feb 2018
Wed, 14 Feb 04:18 UTCM 3.5 / 47 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Thu, 15 Feb 2018
Thu, 15 Feb 16:14 UTCM 4.2 / 45 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Feb 2018
Fri, 16 Feb 01:03 UTCM 4.8 / 88 km - [info]Near Coast of Nicaragua[Map]GFZ
Fri, 16 Feb 06:51 UTCM 4.0 / 18 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Feb 11:01 UTCM 4.7 / 69 km - [info]Near Coast of Nicaragua[Map]GFZ
Fri, 16 Feb 11:43 UTCM 4.9 / 50 km - [info]Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Feb 2018
Sat, 17 Feb 06:29 UTCM 4.3 / 50.8 km - [info]- 38km S of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Sat, 17 Feb 10:06 UTCM 4.3 / 77 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Feb 2018
Mon, 19 Feb 20:54 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 125km S of La Libertad, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Wed, 21 Feb 2018
Wed, 21 Feb 15:55 UTCM 3.8 / 4 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Thu, 22 Feb 2018
Thu, 22 Feb 03:48 UTCM 4.3 / 54 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 24 Feb 2018
Sat, 24 Feb 01:50 UTCM 4.7 / 79 km - [info]Off Coast of Central America[Map]GFZ
Sun, 4 Mar 2018
Sun, 4 Mar 05:01 UTCM 4.5 / 72.2 km - [info]- 21km S of La Libertad, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Sun, 4 Mar 23:16 UTCM 3.8 / 35 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 5 Mar 2018
Mon, 5 Mar 16:30 UTCM 3.7 / 47 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Mar 2018
Tue, 6 Mar 19:18 UTCM 3.6 / 50 km - [info]NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Mar 2018
Wed, 7 Mar 06:14 UTCM 4.4 / 70.2 km - [info]- 23km S of Nueva Concepcion, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Wed, 7 Mar 21:00 UTCM 3.8 / 43 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 10 Mar 2018
Sat, 10 Mar 16:11 UTCM 3.8 / 52 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 12 Mar 2018
Mon, 12 Mar 05:05 UTCM 3.5 / 41 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Mar 2018
Sun, 18 Mar 05:01 UTCM 4.1 / 40 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Mar 2018
Mon, 19 Mar 14:05 UTCM 4.3 / 24 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Mar 2018
Tue, 20 Mar 02:31 UTCM 3.7 / 19 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Mar 15:25 UTCM 4.4 / 35 km - [info]- 102km SW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua[Map]USGS
Wed, 21 Mar 2018
Wed, 21 Mar 00:00 UTCM 4.3 / 42 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 23 Mar 2018
Fri, 23 Mar 06:40 UTCM 3.5 / 29 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 25 Mar 2018
Sun, 25 Mar 16:03 UTCM 4.2 / 30 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 25 Mar 18:19 UTCM 3.7 / 30 km - [info]OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 26 Mar 2018
Mon, 26 Mar 08:25 UTCM 4.5 / 130 km - [info]El Salvador[Map]GFZ

 

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