Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 85 km south of San Salvador, El Salvador, on Tuesday, 9 Mar 2021 10:53 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 29 km depth
10 Mar 06:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 9 Mar 2021 10:53 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.94°N / 89.05°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: San Vicente (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) S of El Rosario (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of San Vincente (pop: 41,500) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) S of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SSE of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) S of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) S of Cojutepeque (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) S of Delgado (pop: 71,600) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) S of Mexicanos (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (61 mi) S of Apopa (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) SSW of Sensuntepeque (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||29 km||43 Km Al Suroeste De Delta Del Rio Lempa, El Salvador||INETER|
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