Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR on Saturday, 23 June 2018
23 Jun 22:13 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.51°N / 88.82°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Taburete (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
91 km (56 mi) SW of Puerto El Triunfo (pop: 19,100)
93 km (58 mi) SW of Jiquilisco (pop: 9,100)
102 km (63 mi) SW of Usulután (pop: 51,900)
137 km (85 mi) SE of San Salvador (pop: 526,000)
138 km (86 mi) SE of Soyapango (pop: 329,700)
183 km (114 mi) SE of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 23 Jun 21:54 UTC||M 4.6 / 10 km||OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR||EMSC|
|2018-06-23 15:54:31 -06:00 (23 Jun 21:54:31 UTC)||M 4.6 / 10 km||- 90km SSW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador||USGS|
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