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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: Wednesday, 3 January 2018 13:38 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
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"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)

 

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