A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (mg/mb) was reported Friday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from El Rosario in El Salvador. The temblor was reported at 07:59:01 / 7:59 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 59.69 km (37 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-10 01:59:01 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -89.1195 West, latitude 13.0697 North, depth 59.69 km.
Close countries, El Salvador (c. 6 052 000 pop). The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from San Salvador (c. 526 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Soyapango (c. 329 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Mejicanos (c. 160 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Santa Tecla (c. 124 700 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Apopa (c. 112 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ciudad Arce, San Rafael Oriente, Guazapa.
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