Earthquakes near Ilopango volcano during May 2021

Updated 30 Jul 2021 23:42 GMT -
There were 5 quakes of magnitude 2.0+ near Ilopango volcano during May 2021, the largest largest being a 2.7 event.
Biggest quake: 2.7 quake 13 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador, 2021-05-19 19:41:09
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Thu, 27 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-27 00:02:14 (27 May 2021 06:02:14 GMT)

10 km
44 km (27 mi)21 km northwest of Santa Tecla, Departamento de La Libertad, El Salvador MoreMap
Thu, 20 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
2021-05-19 19:43:45 (20 May 2021 01:43:45 GMT)

7 km
3.8 km (2.4 mi)14 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador MoreMap
2021-05-19 19:41:09 (20 May 2021 01:41:09 GMT)

9 km
3.4 km (2.1 mi)13 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador MoreMap
2021-05-19 19:21:45 (20 May 2021 01:21:45 GMT)

8 km
2.7 km (1.7 mi)14 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador MoreMap
Sat, 1 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-01 02:50:52 (1 May 2021 08:50:52 GMT)

173 km
9.2 km (5.7 mi)Departamento de Cuscatlan, 22 km east of San Salvador, El Salvador MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.8 x 109 joules (493 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.424 tons of TNT) More info

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