Contact | RSS | EN | DE | EL | ES | FR | IT | RU

Latest quakes in or near La Union, El Salvador, in the past 14 days - list, stats and map

Updated: Oct 1, 2022 14:59 GMT -
Felt a quake? Report it!
Show quakes near me!
See quake list

Quakes in the past 14 days:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 6 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 12 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 31 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 11 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 14 days, La Union was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.2, 6 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 12 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 31 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 11 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 2.4 | North Pacific Ocean, 66 km SW of Usulutan, El Salvador -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.2 | North Pacific Ocean, 137 km W of Chinandega, Nicaragua -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near La Union, El Salvador (updated )

Past 24 hours7 quakes | 4 quakes M2+ | 2 quakes M3+ | 0 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 7 days59 quakes | 30 quakes M2+ | 12 quakes M3+ | 6 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 30 days498 quakes | 256 quakes M2+ | 69 quakes M3+ | 17 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+
Past 90 days857 quakes | 436 quakes M2+ | 188 quakes M3+ | 32 quakes M4+ | 5 quakes M5+
Past 365 days2,510 quakes | 1,327 quakes M2+ | 694 quakes M3+ | 102 quakes M4+ | 10 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+

Quakes in nearby regions

...Read more
Filter by magnitude:

all
1.0+
2.0+
3.0+
4.0+
5.0+
Show interactive Map
[smaller] [bigger]
all
1.0+
2.0+
3.0+
4.0+
5.0+
Hide 2 unconfirmed quakes
Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (63 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Saturday, October 1, 2022 GMT (5 quakes)
Oct 1, 2022 6:06 am (GMT -6) (Oct 1, 2022 12:06 GMT)
2.4

24 km
North Pacific Ocean, 66 km southwest of Usulutan, El Salvador More
Oct 1, 2022 2:06 am (GMT -6) (Oct 1, 2022 08:06 GMT)
?

n/a
3 km southeast of Tegucigalpa, Honduras (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 2 reports
More
Oct 1, 2022 2:06 am (GMT -6) (Oct 1, 2022 08:06 GMT)
0.8

31 km
5 Km Al Noreste De Ocotal, Nicaragua More
Oct 1, 2022 12:21 am (GMT -6) (Oct 1, 2022 06:21 GMT)
?

n/a
19 km northwest of Usulutan, El Salvador (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
More
Sep 30, 2022 9:48 pm (GMT -6) (Oct 1, 2022 03:48 GMT)
2.7

34 km
15 km south of Zacatecoluca, Departamento de La Paz, El Salvador More
Friday, September 30, 2022 GMT (17 quakes)
Sep 30, 2022 5:53 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 23:53 GMT)
2.4

5 km
North Pacific Ocean, 25 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua More
Sep 30, 2022 1:32 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 19:32 GMT)
2.2

24 km
6.1 km northeast of San Vicente, El Salvador More
Sep 30, 2022 12:17 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 18:17 GMT)
3.4

19 km
North Pacific Ocean, 162 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
More
Sep 30, 2022 11:32 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 17:32 GMT)
5.2

9.8 km
North Pacific Ocean, 137 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua
I FELT IT - 1 report
More
Sep 30, 2022 10:13 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 16:13 GMT)
3.7

33 km
North Pacific Ocean, 96 km southeast of San Salvador, El Salvador
I FELT IT
More
Sep 30, 2022 8:56 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 14:56 GMT)
3.0

35 km
North Pacific Ocean, 62 km south of Usulutan, El Salvador
I FELT IT
More
Sep 30, 2022 8:23 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 14:23 GMT)
2.1

152 km
33 km northwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua More
Sep 30, 2022 7:02 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 13:02 GMT)
3.2

13 km
North Pacific Ocean, 149 km south of San Miguel, El Salvador
I FELT IT
More
Sep 30, 2022 6:21 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 12:21 GMT)
4.0

20 km
North Pacific Ocean, 112 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
More
Sep 30, 2022 6:14 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 12:14 GMT)
3.8

31 km
111 Km Al Sur De Playa El Cuco, El Salvador
I FELT IT
More
Sep 30, 2022 4:03 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 10:03 GMT)
2.2

114 km
44 Km Al Oeste De El Transito, Nicaragua More
Sep 30, 2022 4:03 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 10:03 GMT)
2.5

195 km
36 Km Al Suroeste De Puerto Sandino, Nicaragua More
Sep 30, 2022 2:26 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 08:26 GMT)
2.8

38 km
NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA More
Sep 30, 2022 2:01 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 08:01 GMT)
2.2

4 km
7 Km Al Noreste De Santa Tecla, El Salvador More
Sep 30, 2022 1:36 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 07:36 GMT)
1.8

7 km
8 Km Al Oeste De León, Nicaragua More
Sep 30, 2022 12:11 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 06:11 GMT)
1.3

5 km
12 Km Al Norte De El Realejo, Nicaragua More
Show more
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.8 x 1012 joules (1.35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1158 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Tegucigalpa, Honduras (TGUH/CU network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Tegucigalpa, Honduras: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
Show more

Earthquake Catalog - Look up past earthquakes

Look up past earthquakes in this area by date or date range:
or
Look up quakes!

La Union Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in La Union?

The last earthquake in La Union occurred 2 hours and 53 minutes ago: Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 66 km southwest of Usulutan, El Salvador, on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 6:06 am (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in La Union in the past 14 days?

In the past 14 days, La Union, El Salvador had 63 quakes up to magnitude 5.2.

What was the strongest quake in La Union in the past 14 days?

The strongest earthquake in La Union in the past 14 days occurred 21 hours ago: Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 137 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua, on Friday, Sep 30, 2022 at 11:32 am (GMT -6).

Interactive map

Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Look up quakes by region or country

Updated: Oct 1, 2022 14:59 GMT -

Search!
Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version

Support us - Help us upgrade our services!

We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Improved multilanguage support
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Design upgrade
  • Detailed quake stats
  • Additional seismic data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Sources: VolcanoDiscovery / VolcanoAdventures and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most text and images on our websites are owned by us. Re-use is generally not permitted without authorization. Contact us for licensing rights.
Volcanoes & Earthquakes
VolcanoDiscovery Home
Volcanoes | Earthquakes | Photos | Volcano News | App
Adventure & Study Travel
Tours to Volcanoes and Volcanic Areas: walking tours, photo tours, study tours
Tours & Dates | FAQ | About us
Get our newsletter!
Company info
Contact | Legal info | Terms & conditions
Follow us
Follow us on facebook Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Twitter Visit our Youtube channel
EN | DE | EL | ES | FR | IT | RU
VolcanoDiscovery GmbH, Germany, Reg. nr.: HRB 103744, EU Tax Id: DE 310 395 322 owned and created by
Dr. Tom Pfeiffer, volcanologist, volcano photographer, tour organizer member of
IAVCEI
Volcanological Society
Ecotourism Greece
Insured by R+V
VolcanoDiscovery © 2004- All Rights Reserved | Privacy - cookie settings