El Salvador multi-source realtime earthquakes list – Lista sismos El Salvador

Last update: April 28, 2012 at 5:11 pm by By

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The list below shows the most recent El Salvador earthquakes.
La siguiente lista muestra los sismos de El Salvador más reciente.
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Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – El Salvador time = UTC -6

SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Offshore El Salvador Apr 18 20:00 4.5 65 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON El Salvador Apr 03 04:28 4.9 63 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Offshore El Salvador Apr 03 04:28 4.5 86 MAP I Felt It
USGS Acajutla, El Salvador Apr 03 04:28 4.4 83 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS La Libertad, El Salvador Apr 03 00:28 4.4 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON El Salvador Apr 03 00:28 4.2 59 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Offshore El Salvador Apr 03 00:28 4.2 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON El Salvador Mar 27 20:36 4.8 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC El Salvador Mar 27 20:36 4.9 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON El Salvador Mar 20 17:04 4.8 88 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Acajutla, El Salvador Mar 20 17:04 4.7 62 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Offshore El Salvador Mar 20 17:04 4.7 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Off The Coast Of El Salvador Mar 17 22:38 4.5 40 MAP I Felt It
USGS Acajutla, El Salvador Mar 17 22:38 4.6 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Longs SC - More of a slight snap.
  • USGS La Libertad, El Salvador Mar 15 23:26 4.3 68 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON El Salvador Mar 15 23:26 4.2 81 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Mar 15 23:26 4.3 66 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Jucuaran, El Salvador Mar 14 19:24 4.3 95 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Mar 11 10:41 4.2 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Acajutla, El Salvador Mar 11 10:41 4.3 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador Feb 28 19:14 4.3 61 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Feb 28 19:14 4.3 57 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Feb 27 13:18 4.6 92 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador Feb 27 13:18 4.6 36 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON El Salvador Feb 04 07:00 4.3 81 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS El Rosario, El Salvador Feb 04 07:00 4.2 82 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Feb 04 06:59 4.2 80 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Acajutla, El Salvador Jan 28 09:39 4.4 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Jan 28 09:39 4.3 69 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Jan 23 07:29 5.0 68 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON El Salvador Jan 23 07:29 5.0 65 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador Jan 23 07:29 5.1 66 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador Jan 21 05:13 4.3 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Jan 21 05:13 4.4 75 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Jan 19 10:58 4.8 51 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON El Salvador Jan 19 10:58 4.9 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador Jan 19 10:58 4.8 55 MAP I Felt It
    USGS La Libertad, El Salvador Jan 19 03:16 4.5 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Jan 19 03:16 4.4 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Jan 18 19:53 4.5 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador Jan 18 19:53 4.5 57 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON El Salvador Jan 09 12:27 4.6 73 MAP I Felt It
  • Santa Cruz - We felt the house shaking about 8:25pm lasted a few seconds.
  • EMSC Offshore El Salvador Jan 09 12:27 4.6 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Acajutla, El Salvador Jan 09 12:27 4.6 69 MAP I Felt It
    USGS La Libertad, El Salvador Dec 24 15:05 4.5 69 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Dec 24 15:05 4.5 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Dec 22 23:30 4.6 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • San Salvador - ningun daño en mi casa ni en los alrededores, pero si me asusto por la duración y la agitación.
  • USGS Acajutla, El Salvador Dec 22 23:30 4.6 51 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Dec 22 11:57 4.4 35 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Chirilagua, El Salvador Dec 22 11:57 4.5 36 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC El Salvador Dec 16 04:59 4.2 191 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON El Salvador Dec 16 04:59 4.2 191 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS El Rosario, El Salvador Dec 13 04:45 5.4 64 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador Dec 13 04:45 5.5 50 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON El Salvador Dec 13 04:45 5.5 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • San Salvador - No damage. Strongest quake we have felt for a while. Thank you for your service!
  • san salvador - no damages
  • San Salvador - Shaky
  • San Salvador - Sin daños, a Dios gracias.
  • San Salvador - I was sitting in bed and felt small shakking at first then harder and leaped out of bed fearing it was going to be much worse!
  • CIUDAD DELGADO - IT WAS A VERY FAST SHAKING, I WASN´T SURE BUT I THINK NO DAMAGE AT LEAST ON MY AREA
  • SAN SALVADOR - Se sintió una fuerte sacudida, salimos a la sala
  • San Salvador - Sin daños pero se escucho ruido en techos, ventanas y vibración en el piso. Perros inquietos antes del sismo.
  • Ciudad de San Salvador - Sin daños. Pero si fuerte movimiento en piso, ruido en techos, ventanas y perros inquietos antes del sismo.
  • San Salvador - Estábamos en una bar con un grupo de amigos, cuando comenzó el creciente movimiento telurico, todos reaccionamos agarrando nuestra cerveza de inmediato, temiendo lo peor. Cuando todo paso, llenos de jubilo, ordenamos otra ronda para celebrar que no perdimos ni una sola gota del vital liquido.
  • Santa Tecla - I was at the Holiday Inn 4th floor of 7. At first I thought maintenance was moving furniture above me then it began shaking and the sound was like banging on all the wall and ceiling. I do not believe there was damage but the hotel set off alarms.
  • Santa Tecla - Nothing damaged, furniture skaking and it was not possible to sit without rocking from side to side
  • Santa Tecla - un peu surprise, première fois que je sens un tremblement si fort, la tête qui tourne un peu.. Mais rien de grave et cela n'a duré que quelques secondes voir une minute au plus
  • EMSC Offshore El Salvador Dec 10 20:19 4.7 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON El Salvador Nov 29 16:02 4.9 68 MAP I Felt It
  • Antiguo Cuscatlan - Several tremors about 10:05 am (our time); everything in the apartment was shaking.
  • San Salvador - Me asuste porque crujieron las paredes, no solo fue el movimiento de tierra.
  • Playa el Coral - This is my first experience with earthquake and so it was hard for me to measure. My husband was on ground and didn't feel it, I was on upper level of the house we were renting. The floor started shaking for about 5 seconds then the whole house "shifted" 3-4 times.
  • EMSC Offshore El Salvador Nov 29 16:01 4.8 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS El Rosario, El Salvador Nov 29 16:01 4.8 69 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON El Salvador Nov 21 04:28 4.4 82 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET


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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
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    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
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    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
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    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
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    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
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    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
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    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
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    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
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    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
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    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
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    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
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    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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