Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 22 km northwest of Santa Tecla, Departamento de La Libertad, El Salvador, on 2021-04-25 17:28:52 -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
26 Apr 00:21 UTC: First to report: INETER after 52 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-25 17:28:52
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.787°N / 89.447°W (Departamento de La Libertad, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Coatepeque (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) S of Ciudad Arce (La Libertad) (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Quezaltepeque (Ayutuxtepeque, La Libertad) (pop: 28,900) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Santa Tecla (La Libertad) (pop: 124,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) E of Izalco (Sonsonate) (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WNW of Antiguo Cuscatlan (Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad) (pop: 33,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Mexicanos (San Salvador) (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Apopa (San Salvador) (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Soyapango (San Salvador) (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||9 km||21 Km Al Noroeste De Santa Tecla, El Salvador||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.