Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 75 km southwest of Sonsonate, El Salvador, on 2021-02-08 06:49:31 -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 Feb 15:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 2 hours and 25 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-08 06:49:31
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.25°N / 90.22°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Apaneca Range (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) SW of Acajutla (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) SW of Sonsonate (pop: 59,500) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SW of Sonzacate (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Izalco (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Ahuachapan (Ahuachapán) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) WSW of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WSW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) WSW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SSE of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||10 km||57 Km Al Suroeste De Acajutla, El Salvador||INETER|
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