Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 98 km southwest of Acajutla, El Salvador, on 2021-05-10 20:18:50 -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 9 km depth
11 May 02:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-10 20:18:50
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.818°N / 90.256°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Izalco (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Acajutla (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSW of Sonsonate (pop: 59,500) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSW of Ahuachapan (Ahuachapán) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (89 mi) SW of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSW of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SW of Mexicanos (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (100 mi) SW of Apopa (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) SW of Sensuntepeque (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||9 km||97 Km Al Suroeste De Acajutla, El Salvador||INETER|
|3.7||9 km||OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR||EMSC|
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