Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 171 km southwest of San Salvador, El Salvador, on 2021-07-21 19:02:14 -

Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 171 km southwest of San Salvador, El Salvador, on 2021-07-21 19:02:14

Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 24 km depth

22 Jul 01:07 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
22 Jul 01:28: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 21.0 to 24.0 km (from 13 to 14.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.2 km (0.7 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: 22 Jul 2021 01:02:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-21 19:02:14
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.797°N / 90.474°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Apaneca Range (141 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) SW of Acajutla (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SW of Sonsonate (pop: 59,500) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SSW of Ahuachapan (Ahuachapán) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SW of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) SW of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) SW of Mexicanos (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SW of Apopa (pop: 112,200) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) WSW of Sensuntepeque (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 30°C (86 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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3.924 km112 Km Al Suroeste De Acajutla, El SalvadorINETER

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