Latest quakes in or near Santa Ana, El Salvador, in the past 24 hours on Thursday, August 18, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 18, 2022 10:41 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Santa Ana was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.2 and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
A light magnitude 4.2 earthquake occurred in North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala, 3 hours ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.2 | North Pacific Ocean, 70 km SE of San Jose, Guatemala -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Santa Ana, El Salvador (updated )

Past 24 hours:3 quakes | 2 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:37 quakes | 18 quakes M2+ | 13 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:178 quakes | 97 quakes M2+ | 58 quakes M3+ | 8 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:616 quakes | 351 quakes M2+ | 185 quakes M3+ | 26 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days:1,654 quakes | 792 quakes M2+ | 667 quakes M3+ | 107 quakes M4+ | 8 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (3 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Thursday, August 18, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 18, 2022 1:21 am (GMT -6) (Aug 18, 2022 07:21 GMT)

26 km
North Pacific Ocean, 70 km southeast of San Jose, Guatemala
Aug 17, 2022 7:58 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 18, 2022 01:58 GMT)

30 km
North Pacific Ocean, 76 km southwest of San Salvador, El Salvador MoreMap
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 17, 2022 7:14 am (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 13:14 GMT)

5 km
8.9 km northwest of Esquipulas, Departamento de Chiquimula, Guatemala
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.8 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Santa Ana Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Santa Ana?

The last earthquake in Santa Ana occurred 3 hours ago: Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 70 km southeast of San Jose, Guatemala, on Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 at 1:21 am (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in Santa Ana today?

In the past 24 hours, Santa Ana, El Salvador had 3 quakes up to magnitude 4.2.

What was the strongest quake in Santa Ana today?

The strongest earthquake in Santa Ana today occurred 3 hours ago: Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 70 km southeast of San Jose, Guatemala, on Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 at 1:21 am (GMT -6).

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