Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 23 km south of Acajutla, El Salvador, on 2021-04-19 02:24:46 -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 47 km depth
19 Apr 08:42 UTC: First to report: INETER after 17 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-19 02:24:46
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.386°N / 89.864°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Izalco (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (15 mi) S of Acajutla (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Sonzacate (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Izalco (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WSW of San Marcos (pop: 54,600) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Mexicanos (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WSW of Cuscatancingo (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Delgado (pop: 71,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) WSW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) WSW of Apopa (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||47 km||23 Km Al Sur De Acajutla, El Salvador||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.