Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 49 km south of Acajutla, El Salvador, on 2021-07-21 19:16:34 -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 49 km south of Acajutla, El Salvador, on 2021-07-21 19:16:34

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 21 km depth

22 Jul 01:21 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 minutes.
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Date & time: 22 Jul 2021 01:16:34 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-21 19:16:34
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.154°N / 89.825°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Izalco (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) S of Acajutla (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SW of Santa Tecla (pop: 124,700) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) S of Ahuachapan (Ahuachapán) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of San Marcos (pop: 54,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SW of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SW of Mexicanos (pop: 160,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Delgado (pop: 71,600) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Santa Ana (pop: 176,700) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Sensuntepeque (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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3.621 km48 Km Al Sur De Acajutla, El SalvadorINETER

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