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Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km south of Usulutan, El Salvador, on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 5:10 pm (GMT -6) -

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Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km south of Usulutan, El Salvador, on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 5:10 pm (GMT -6) Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km south of Usulutan, El Salvador, on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 5:10 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 34 km depth

25 May 23:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 3 minutes.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 25, 2023 23:10:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, May 25, 2023 at 5:10 pm (GMT -6)
Depth34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude12.758°N / 88.626°W (North Pacific Ocean, El Salvador)
Antipode12.758°S / 91.374°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceINETER
Nearest volcanoUsulután (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities59 km (37 mi) S of Puerto El Triunfo (pop: 19,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SSW of Usulutan (pop: 51,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
87 km (54 mi) SSE of Zacatecoluca (pop: 39,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (58 mi) SSW of San Miguel (pop: 161,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
99 km (62 mi) S of San Vicente (pop: 41,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
120 km (74 mi) SSE of Soyapango (pop: 329,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
120 km (75 mi) SSE of San Salvador (pop: 526,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
123 km (77 mi) S of Sensuntepeque (pop: 20,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 29.8°C (86 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from WSW
Estimated seismic energy released1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.634 km60 Km Al Sur De Delta Del Rio Lempa, El SalvadorINETER
3.732 kmEl Salvador: Off Coast of Central AmericaRaspberryShake

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