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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 67km SSW of Intipuca, El Salvador on Sunday, 7 October 2018

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - 67km SSW of Intipuca, El Salvador on Sunday, 7 October 2018
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 54.3 to 49.7 km.
Date & time: Sun, 7 Oct 00:26:43 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-10-06 18:26:43 -06:00
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 49.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.6154°N / 88.2567°W
Nearest volcano: Cosigüina (90 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 7 Oct
Sun, 7 Oct 00:26 UTCM 4.9 / 50 km OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
(96.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(83 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Muy Perciptible en todo el Pais (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 14 Oct
Sun, 14 Oct 16:28 UTCM 4.0 / 24 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct
Tue, 16 Oct 05:49 UTCM 3.8 / 32 km - [info] (86 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 19 Oct
Fri, 19 Oct 09:33 UTCM 4.0 / 14 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 20 Oct
Sat, 20 Oct 03:57 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]- 93km SW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Tue, 23 Oct
Tue, 23 Oct 22:21 UTCM 3.5 / 6 km - [info]Tecapa (0 km) - El Salvador EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
San Salvador, Departamento de San Salvador / MMI II (Very weak shaking): was working on my project and my cat and i froze.
Tue, 23 Oct 23:38 UTCM 4.7 / 17 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Oct
Sun, 28 Oct 04:55 UTCM 4.0 / 24 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Oct 11:44 UTCM 4.3 / 53 km - [info] (45 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
(428.1 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mon, 29 Oct
Mon, 29 Oct 04:14 UTCM 3.8 / 37 km - [info]NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 31 Oct
Wed, 31 Oct 17:47 UTCM 4.8 / 77 km - [info] (43 km)Near Coast of Nicaragua
[Map]
GFZ
Managua / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(459.7 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Very slight shaking. (via app)
(96 km ESE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Fri, 2 Nov
Fri, 2 Nov 09:12 UTCM 4.3 / 55.7 km - [info] (81 km)- 54km S of La Libertad, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Crown Plaza, San Salvador, El Salvador (79 km N from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): While visiting the country, I felt this very weak earthquake in San Salvador, El Salvador on November 2 at 3:15 am.
Mon, 5 Nov
Mon, 5 Nov 07:27 UTCM 4.5 / 40.4 km - [info] (103 km)- 86km SSW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 6 Nov
Tue, 6 Nov 04:14 UTCM 3.6 / 13 km - [info] (114 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 6 Nov 22:11 UTCM 4.1 / 42 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Nov
Wed, 7 Nov 17:32 UTCM 4.6 / 73 km - [info] (59 km)NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA
[Map]
EMSC
(56.7 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Vivan Pelos Hospital (66.4 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(65.3 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Nindirí (Nicaragua) (69 km E from epicenter)(no details): Suave (via EMSC)
Managua (Nicaragua) (66 km E from epicenter)(no details): I was kind ofthe Surface! (via EMSC)
(Nicaragua) (45 km E from epicenter)(no details): It felt stronger than a 4.6 for sure! (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 11 Nov
Sun, 11 Nov 16:35 UTCM 4.2 / 32 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 12 Nov
Mon, 12 Nov 21:07 UTCM 3.5 / 33 km - [info] (67 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Santiago Atitlan Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mon, 19 Nov
Mon, 19 Nov 13:21 UTCM 3.9 / 49 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 21 Nov
Wed, 21 Nov 21:48 UTCM 3.9 / 52 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 27 Nov
Tue, 27 Nov 09:02 UTCM 3.6 / 66 km - [info]NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 27 Nov 15:42 UTCM 4.2 / 52 km - [info] (64 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Costa del Sol, El Salvador (73.2 km NW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): On a sailboat in Jaltepeque estuary. Unusual long period wave sequence passed by. Felt by another on a nearby boat, who also saw some building & ground movement. (via app)
Fri, 30 Nov
Fri, 30 Nov 10:42 UTCM 3.8 / 23 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 30 Nov 22:43 UTCM 4.1 / 46 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 3 Dec
Mon, 3 Dec 09:07 UTCM 4.5 / 41.5 km - [info] (111 km)- 94km S of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 3 Dec 22:37 UTCM 3.6 / 25 km - [info] (89 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 6 Dec
Thu, 6 Dec 09:43 UTCM 4.9 / 159 km - [info]San Cristobal (5 km) Nicaragua
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 7 Dec
Fri, 7 Dec 04:01 UTCM 4.4 / 51 km - [info] (44 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Volcan Santa Ana El Salvador / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was on the rim of Santa Ana Crater taking IR thermic of the Laguna. I felt the earthquake as I was on the bottom on a large rock with the camera...quite escared because at the very border of the rim! The other volcanologists that were taking other types of measurements did not feel it!
(105.4 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Muchas Personas Lo Sintieron a Nivel Nacional en El Salvador (via app)
Antiguo Cuscatlan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nueva San Salvador (El Salvador) (63 km N from epicenter)(no details): Sismo sensible en el area de Santa Tecla, La Libertad, El Salvador (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 10 Dec
Mon, 10 Dec 22:15 UTCM 3.6 / 44 km - [info] (54 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC

 

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