Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 19 km northwest of Santa Tecla, Departamento de La Libertad, El Salvador, on 2021-04-25 17:32:49 -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 18 km depth
26 Apr 00:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 41 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-25 17:32:49
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.759°N / 89.439°W (Departamento de La Libertad, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: San Salvador (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) ENE of Armenia (Sonsonate) (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Santa Tecla (La Libertad) (pop: 124,700) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Quezaltepeque (Ayutuxtepeque, La Libertad) (pop: 28,900) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Antiguo Cuscatlan (Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad) (pop: 33,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Mexicanos (San Salvador) (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WNW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Apopa (San Salvador) (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) W of Soyapango (San Salvador) (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) SE of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||18 km||19 Km Al Noroeste De Santa Tecla, El Salvador||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.