A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 144 km S of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador (89 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:08:17 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 21:08:17 / June 17, 2019 @ 9:08 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -88.793° West, latitude 11.9983° North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000423q. Id of event: us6000423q.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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