Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 83 km southwest of San Salvador, El Salvador, on 2020-05-25 12:49:54 -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 27 km depth
25 May 18:56 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-25 12:49:54
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.048°N / 89.578°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: San Salvador (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) SSW of La Libertad (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SSE of Acajutla (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SSW of Mexicanos (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Delgado (pop: 71,600) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SSW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SW of Zacatecoluca (pop: 39,600) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Apopa (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SW of Sensuntepeque (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) SSE of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||27 km||56 Km al suroeste de La Libertad, El Salvador||INETER|
|3.9||37 km||Offshore El Salvador||EMSC|
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