Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 75 km southwest of Sonsonate, El Salvador, on 12 May 2:52 am (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 75 km southwest of Sonsonate, El Salvador, on 12 May 2:52 am (GMT -6)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.8 at 21 km depth

12 May 09:12 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 19 minutes.
Date & time: 12 May 2021 08:52:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 12 May 2:52 am (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 3.8
Profondeur: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.33°N / 90.29°W (Océan Pacifique Nord, Salvador)
Volcan le plus près: Moyuta (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km OSO de Acajutla (pop: 22,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
75 km SO de Sonsonate (pop: 59,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
77 km SO de Sonzacate (pop: 15,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km SO de Izalco (pop: 19,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km SO de Ahuachapan (Ahuachapán) (pop: 34,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
98 km SO de Chalchuapa (pop: 32,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
108 km SO de Santa Ana (pop: 176,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
126 km OSO de San Salvador (pop: 526,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
131 km OSO de Soyapango (pop: 329,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
148 km S de Guatemala (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 29.2°C (84 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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3.821 kmOFFSHORE EL SALVADOR, GuatemalaEMSC

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guatemala city / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : I confused it with my heart beating, then I blamed my two cats of moving. Since I had a ceiling fan on, I woke up and walked towards my livingroom. I have some stuff hanging inside some furniture and I saw them moving. I stared at them and That is why I think it was about 1-2 minutes  
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