Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 35 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador, on Friday, 26 June 2020 at 07:41 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 174 km depth
26 Jun 08:05 UTC: First to report: USGS after 25 minutes.
Depth: 174.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.7243°N / 88.8633°W (Departamento de Cuscatlan, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Apastepeque (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of San Sebastian (San Vicente) (pop: 7,330) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) E of Cojutepeque (Cuscatlán) (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SE of San Martin (Cuscatlán) (pop: 39,400) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NW of San Vincente (San Vicente) (pop: 41,500) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) N of Zacatecoluca (La Paz) (pop: 39,600) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Sensuntepeque (Cabañas) (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) E of Soyapango (San Salvador) (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) E of Mexicanos (San Salvador) (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) E of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Apopa (San Salvador) (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||174 km||3 km WSW of San Sebastián, El Salvador||USGS|
|4.2||174 km||El Salvador||EMSC|
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