Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 48 km southwest of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador, on 2021-05-14 13:47:38 -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 30 km depth
14 May 19:56 UTC: First to report: INETER after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-14 13:47:38
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.893°N / 88.748°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Taburete (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Puerto El Triunfo (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) S of San Vincente (pop: 41,500) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of San Miguel (pop: 161,900) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SSE of Cojutepeque (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSE of San Marcos (pop: 54,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (62 mi) SSE of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) S of Sensuntepeque (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) SW of Tegucigalpa (Honduras) (pop: 850,800) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) SE of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900) --> 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||30 km||41 Km Al Sur De Delta Del Rio Lempa, El Salvador||INETER|
|3.6||50 km||OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR||EMSC|
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