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Major mag. 7.0 earthquake - Off Coast of Central America on Thursday, 24 November 2016

Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake - Off Coast of Central America on Thursday, 24 November 2016

Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake  - Off Coast of Central America on Thursday, 24 November 2016
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 49.0 to 10.0 km.
Nov 24 18:52: Magnitude recalculated from 7.0 to 6.9.
Nov 24 18:53: Magnitude recalculated from 6.9 to 6.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 48.0 km.
Nov 24 18:59: Magnitude recalculated from 6.8 to 6.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 48.0 to 10.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 32.0 km.
Nov 24 19:38: Magnitude recalculated from 6.9 to 7.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 32.0 to 10.0 km.
Nov 25 10:40: Magnitude recalculated from 7.0 to 6.9.
Date & time: Thu, 24 Nov 18:43:47 UTC
Magnitude: 6.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.93°N / 88.87°W (El Salvador)
Nearest volcano: Usulután (171 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^15 J (392 GWh / 3.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 21.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 24 Nov 2016
Thu, 24 Nov 18:43 UTCM 7.0 / 10 km OFF COAST OF CENTRAL AMERICAEMSC
Thu, 24 Nov 18:43 UTCM 7.0 / 10.3 km- 149km SSW of Puerto El Triunfo, El SalvadorUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Trujillo, Perú (2480.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Ligeramente, estuve apoyado en la mesa y sentí un leve movimiento. (via app)
Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(289.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
San Salvador (199.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Leon (222.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was sitting by the kitchen table when it and my chair started to vibrate and shake back and forwards. Tried to shake it similar with my hands afterwards which was not possible. The water in the dogs waterbowl also was shaking, spilling over a little on both sides. It was not scary. But we definetely could tell that it was an earthquake.
Costa Rica / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(571 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Diriomo, Dept Granada, Nicaragua / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(1853.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
(224.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Lo senti fuerte y largo (572.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Fuerte y largo (via app)
Jinotepe / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Grecia (549.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Managua (279.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ciudad Barrios, San Miguel (214.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Temblor muy fuerte, se movan muebles. (via app)
(289.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(194.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(201.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(284.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(1852.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(199.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Guatemala (345.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Long shaking (via app)
(354.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(572.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Somoto (Nicaragua) (302 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio bastante fuerte (via EMSC)
Managua (Nicaragua) (290 km E from epicenter)(no details): P-waves and S-waves felt clearly spaced by a short space, of about a second or two. (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (338 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en la Ciudad de Guatemala, me encontraba en un piso cuatro, y se sintió con fuerza, y duro poco más de un minuto. (via EMSC)
Managua (Nicaragua) (289 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió algo parecido a dos temblores, siendo el segundo el más fuerte. Muyfuerte!!! (via EMSC)
Managua (Nicaragua) (283 km E from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento ligeramente fuerte que movió los muebles y paredes (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (347 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Duró bastante, pero se sintió suave aquí. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 3 Dec 2016
Sat, 3 Dec 11:17 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 3 Dec 19:29 UTCM 3.5 / 16.4 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 3 Dec 19:34 UTCM 3.6 / 19.3 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Wed, 7 Dec 2016
Wed, 7 Dec 07:15 UTCM 4.5 / 15 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Thu, 8 Dec 2016
Thu, 8 Dec 06:10 UTCM 3.9 / 1.9 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 9 Dec 2016
Fri, 9 Dec 10:06 UTCM 5.0 / 11 km - [info]Off Coast of Central America[Map]GFZ
Fri, 9 Dec 15:49 UTCM 3.2 / 15 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 10 Dec 2016
Sat, 10 Dec 00:09 UTCM 3.2 / 10 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Mon, 12 Dec 2016
Mon, 12 Dec 15:36 UTCM 4.5 / 56.1 km - [info]- 75km WSW of Corinto, Nicaragua[Map]USGS
Wed, 21 Dec 2016
Wed, 21 Dec 10:27 UTCM 3.3 / 42.5 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Thu, 22 Dec 2016
Thu, 22 Dec 14:26 UTCM 3.0 / 6 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 23 Dec 2016
Fri, 23 Dec 16:51 UTCM 3.8 / 1.5 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 24 Dec 2016
Sat, 24 Dec 01:31 UTCM 4.6 / 35 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 26 Dec 2016
Mon, 26 Dec 02:14 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Tue, 27 Dec 2016
Tue, 27 Dec 15:10 UTCM 4.6 / 35 km - [info]- 153km S of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Wed, 28 Dec 2016
Wed, 28 Dec 14:35 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 122km S of Acajutla, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Sun, 1 Jan 2017
Sun, 1 Jan 23:43 UTCM 2.8 / 2 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 6 Jan 2017
Fri, 6 Jan 01:37 UTCM 2.9 / 9 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 6 Jan 07:51 UTCM 3.4 / 19.7 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Mon, 9 Jan 2017
Mon, 9 Jan 14:51 UTCM 3.7 / 20.6 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Thu, 12 Jan 2017
Thu, 12 Jan 13:11 UTCM 2.7 / 16.7 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 13 Jan 2017
Fri, 13 Jan 06:43 UTCM 2.7 / 15 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sun, 15 Jan 2017
Sun, 15 Jan 05:20 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sun, 15 Jan 06:37 UTCM 3.3 / 26.1 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sun, 15 Jan 07:02 UTCM 2.9 / 15 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Tue, 17 Jan 2017
Tue, 17 Jan 18:31 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] OFF COAST OF CENTRAL AMERICA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 18 Jan 2017
Wed, 18 Jan 10:15 UTCM 3.6 / 21.5 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Wed, 18 Jan 11:33 UTCM 3.3 / 14.2 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 20 Jan 2017
Fri, 20 Jan 02:15 UTCM 3.1 / 18.7 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 20 Jan 04:06 UTCM 3.2 / 11.4 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 20 Jan 04:30 UTCM 3.2 / 63.5 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 4 Feb 2017
Sat, 4 Feb 12:59 UTCM 4.1 / 9 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sun, 5 Feb 2017
Sun, 5 Feb 03:25 UTCM 3.0 / 70 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Mon, 13 Feb 2017
Mon, 13 Feb 07:26 UTCM 3.3 / 31.6 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Wed, 15 Feb 2017
Wed, 15 Feb 02:47 UTCM 4.7 / 72 km - [info]Near Coast of Nicaragua[Map]GFZ
Tue, 21 Feb 2017
Tue, 21 Feb 22:02 UTCM 3.5 / 136.7 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Thu, 23 Feb 2017
Thu, 23 Feb 15:16 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 108km SW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua[Map]USGS
Fri, 24 Feb 2017
Fri, 24 Feb 13:41 UTCM 4.8 / 75 km - [info]Near Coast of Nicaragua[Map]GFZ
Sat, 4 Mar 2017
Sat, 4 Mar 07:39 UTCM 3.1 / 25.9 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Mon, 6 Mar 2017
Mon, 6 Mar 13:26 UTCM 4.2 / 15.1 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Tue, 7 Mar 2017
Tue, 7 Mar 07:08 UTCM 4.3 / 14.9 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Thu, 16 Mar 2017
Thu, 16 Mar 16:58 UTCM 3.6 / 98.4 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Tue, 21 Mar 2017
Tue, 21 Mar 07:41 UTCM 3.0 / 21.4 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 25 Mar 2017
Sat, 25 Mar 00:34 UTCM 4.1 / 25.7 km - [info]- 133km SSW of Corinto, Nicaragua[Map]USGS
Sun, 26 Mar 2017
Sun, 26 Mar 00:20 UTCM 4.3 / 57 km - [info] OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 31 Mar 2017
Fri, 31 Mar 22:05 UTCM 3.3 / 12.2 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 1 Apr 2017
Sat, 1 Apr 00:05 UTCM 3.7 / 15 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sun, 2 Apr 2017
Sun, 2 Apr 16:24 UTCM 4.4 / 56.8 km - [info]- 83km S of La Libertad, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Tue, 4 Apr 2017
Tue, 4 Apr 09:12 UTCM 3.0 / 12.3 km - [info] Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 8 Apr 2017
Sat, 8 Apr 10:04 UTCM 4.4 / 35 km - [info]- 89km WSW of Masachapa, Nicaragua[Map]USGS

 

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