A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 141 km S of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador (88 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:17:00 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -88.6709° West, latitude 12.0128° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/06/17 / 2017-06-20 07:17:00 / June 20, 2017 @ 7:17 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009nny. Id of event: us20009nny. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 141 km S of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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