A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km SW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador (66 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us2000k678. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000k678. Global time and date of event 27/03/19 / 2019-03-27 23:48:51 / March 27, 2019 @ 11:48 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 17:48:51 / 5:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -89.157 West, latitude 12.5126 North, depth = 35 km. 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 107 km SW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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