Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 147 km southeast of San Salvador, El Salvador, on 2020-06-17 10:27:25 -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 147 km southeast of San Salvador, El Salvador, on 2020-06-17 10:27:25

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 40 km depth

17 Jun 16:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 8 minutes.
Jun 17 16:42: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 42.0 km.
Jun 17 16:49: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 42.0 to 40.0 km.
Date & time: 17 Jun 2020 16:27:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-06-17 10:27:25
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.662°N / 88.328°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Usulután (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (41 mi) SSW of Chirilagua (pop: 6,390) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of Jucuaran (Jucuarán) (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSE of Puerto El Triunfo (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) SE of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.140 km62 Km al sur de Playa El Cuco, El SalvadorINETER
M 4.034 kmOffshore El SalvadorEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
San jose / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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