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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Off Coast of Central America (El Salvador) on Tuesday, 26 March 2019

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.5 quake: Off Coast of Central America (El Salvador), 26 Mar 2019 12h01, which had occurred 2 hours 60 minutes earlier.
Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Off Coast of Central America (El Salvador) on Tuesday, 26 March 2019
26 Mar 15:20 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 19 minutes.
Date & time: Tuesday, 26 March 2019 15:01 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.54°N / 89.37°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Ilopango (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
106 km (66 mi) S of La Libertad (pop: 16,900)
113 km (70 mi) SW of El Rosario (pop: 5,600)
116 km (72 mi) S of Rosario de Mora (pop: 5,200)
129 km (80 mi) S of San Salvador (pop: 526,000)
133 km (82 mi) S of Soyapango (pop: 329,700)
163 km (101 mi) S of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 26 Mar 15:01 UTCM 4.8 / 11 kmOff Coast of Central America (El Salvador)GFZ
Tue, 26 Mar 15:01 UTCM 4.9 / 54 kmOffshore El SalvadorEMSC
Tue, 26 Mar 15:01 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km103km SW of Puerto El Triunfo, El SalvadorUSGS

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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Off Coast of Central America (El Salvador) on Tuesday, 26 March 2019

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