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Past earthquakes in La Union, El Salvador: Aug 16, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Sep 28, 2022 16:05 GMT -
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Quakes on Tuesday, August 16th, 2022:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
On Tuesday, August 16th, 2022, La Union had 1 quake of magnitude 3.7 and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Strongest quake: Mag. 3.7 | North Pacific Ocean, 95 km S of San Miguel, El Salvador -

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Aug 16, 2022 11:58 am (GMT -6) (Aug 16, 2022 17:58 GMT)
2.1

3 km
North Pacific Ocean, 22 km west of Corinto, Chinandega, Nicaragua More
Aug 16, 2022 2:34 am (GMT -6) (Aug 16, 2022 08:34 GMT)
3.7

31 km
North Pacific Ocean, 95 km south of San Miguel, El Salvador More
Aug 15, 2022 9:31 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 16, 2022 03:31 GMT)
2.8

34 km
North Pacific Ocean, 61 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.3 x 1010 joules (6.52 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.61 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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