Skip to main content

Earthquake today in El Salvador shakes San Salvador, Guatemala City

El_Salvador_earthquake_epicenter_map
M 5.9 strong earthquake shakes El Salvador today, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake's epicenter was located 15 km SSW of El Rosario and 38 km SSE of San Salvador. It was 60.0 miles deep.

Earthquake today in El Salvador shook the populated area of Soyapango, San Salvador, Guatemala City, Santa Tecla and Tegucigalpa.

USGS has expected maximum shaking intensity of V (moderate) in El Rosario.

02:52 UTC (local time 2013-07-07 20:52 @ epicenter)

Shaking Intensity (MMI):
V (Moderate): El Rosario
IV (Light): Puerto El Triunfo, Nuevo Cuscatlan, Soyapango, Delgado, Apopa, Santa Tecla, San Salvador and Guatemala City.
III (Weak): Tegucigalpa and Chinandega.

Epicenter Location
15 km SSW of El Rosario, El Salvador
27 km SW of Zacatecoluca, El Salvador
29 km ESE of La Libertad, El Salvador
31 km S of Santo Tomas, El Salvador
38 km SSE of San Salvador, El Salvador

Original post: Natural Disasters List July 8, 2013

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Have you ever witnessed an earthquake? What effect did it have on you?

Q: Have you ever witnessed an earthquake? What effect did it have on you? In general, the word earthquake is used to describe any seismic event either natural or caused by humans. Here we are talking about the natural cause. A natural disaster is a sudden natural event triggered by environmental factor which can cause loss of life or property damage. Earthquake is one of the common natural disasters worldwide that has claimed several lives causing huge economic losses. You might have also witnessed an earthquake in your time. This is an open discussion to share about any earthquake experienced in your life. Kindly use the comment section below to share your earthquake experiences.

Global Natural Disasters Map 2020

Map of Major Natural Disasters 2020 Above is the major natural disasters occurred in 2020 so far. The natural disaster map shows the occurrences of recent natural disasters 2020 including earthquake, floods, tsunami, wildfire, tornado, hurricane etc. The information in the map (google map) is manually entered by  Recent Natural Disasters . It includes facts, statistics, photos, videos and links to detail report on particular natural disasters. Click on the icon above and a message will pop up with data about the particular natural disasters. Use the magnifying glass with the plus sign (+) to zoom in, and the minus sign (-) to zoom out. Do you want this natural disaster map? Just paste HTML below to embed in your website. You can adjust width and height according to your site layout. All global natural disasters of 2018 will be shown automatically once the code is added. <b>Map of Major Natural Disasters 2020</b><iframe  height="

Recent Natural Disasters List January 2, 2021

  Recent Natural Disasters 2021: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report. Keep this page open or visit later to get update report. Check Worldwide Natural Disasters List + Detail Report Major Natural Disasters Today Recent Earthquakes M 4.5 light earthquake in Central California (@ 33 km depth) with epicenter located 6 km E of Hollister, United States. 14:42 UTC (local time: 06:42, 2021-01-02 @ epicenter) M 4.8 moderate earthquake in Sulawesi, Indonesia (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 118 km S of Luwuk, Indonesia. 13:59 UTC (local time: 21:59, 2021-01-02 @ epicenter) Magnitude 3.6 light earthquake in Dodecanese Islands, Greece (@ 12 km depth) with epicenter located 16 km NNW of Néon Karlovásion, Greece. 02:25 UTC (local time: 04:25, 2021-01-02 @ epicenter) Magnitude 5.0 moderate earthquake in Caspian Sea (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 21 km W of Derbent, Russia. 01:05 UTC (local time: 04:05, 2021-01-02 @ epicet