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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR on Thursday, 24 January 2019

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR on Thursday, 24 January 2019
Date & time: Thursday, 24 January 2019 16:20 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 61.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.99°N / 89.18°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Ilopango (77 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 24 Jan 2019
Thu, 24 Jan 16:20 UTCM 4.6 / 80.2 km- 57km S of El Rosario, El SalvadorUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
San Salvador / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was in a three story building by Salvador del mundo on third floor and felt a slight shake.
Santa Tecla / MMI V (Moderate shaking): "I felt it"
Fort francis / MMI IX (Violent shaking): deadly
Santa Elena, San Salvador / MMI IV (Light shaking)
El Tunco / MMI II (Very weak shaking): i feel it at the Playa El Tunco. My first of my life (!)
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San Salvador / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Santa tecla ..ciudad merliot (77.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San Salvador / MMI VI (Strong shaking): it was short but really powerful
Usulután (89.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Fue Un Sismo Altamente Sensible Por Toda La Poblacion, Sin Mayores Daños. (via app)
(79.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (79 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Perceptible algo largo todo en orden (via EMSC)

 

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