Central America (realtime) earthquakes list - Sismos en América Central

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The list below shows the last earthquakes in the Central America - Versión en español (traducción Google)
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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Costa Rica May 25 16:17 3.3 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Chiapas, Mexico May 25 12:44 4.1 110 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 25 10:58 3.9 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Costa Rica May 25 02:43 3.1 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 25 01:30 3.7 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Panama-colombia Border Region May 24 16:12 4.8 10 MAP
EMSC Panama-colombia Border Region May 24 16:12 4.9 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Jurado, Colombia May 24 16:12 4.9 10 MAP
EMSC Tabasco, Mexico May 24 05:38 4.1 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Costa Rica May 24 03:46 3.3 3 MAP
EMSC Costa Rica May 24 03:27 3.0 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 24 00:48 3.2 21 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Chiapas, Mexico May 23 21:26 3.9 123 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Offshore Chiapas, Mexico May 23 21:10 3.9 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Costa Rica May 23 18:56 3.2 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 23 02:05 3.1 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Off Coast Of Costa Rica May 23 00:30 3.0 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Guatemala May 22 04:13 4.6 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Jocotenango - No damage.....did not last more than 10 seconds....
  • USGS Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa, Guatemala May 22 04:13 4.4 89 MAP
    EMSC Guatemala May 22 04:13 4.4 89 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Costa Rica May 21 20:31 3.4 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 21 20:24 3.6 64 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 21 19:16 3.6 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nicaragua May 20 13:18 4.2 150 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Guatemala May 20 09:24 3.9 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 20 08:53 3.0 26 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 20 08:23 3.4 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 20 06:49 3.5 51 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Costa Rica May 19 22:49 4.1 36 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Santa Clara - maybe 20 seconds My metal toilet paper stand was shaking
  • EMSC Costa Rica May 19 12:35 3.9 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 19 12:09 3.6 24 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 19 09:37 3.9 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 18 21:39 3.7 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 18 16:00 3.5 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 18 15:50 3.5 60 MAP
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 18 02:03 4.0 53 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 17 21:50 3.7 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Costa Rica May 17 15:36 3.5 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 17 14:18 3.5 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 17 02:33 4.3 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Off Coast Of Central America May 16 22:31 4.6 67 MAP
    EMSC Off The Coast Of El Salvador May 16 22:31 4.8 51 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador May 16 22:30 4.8 10 MAP
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 16 20:23 3.7 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 16 16:51 4.0 64 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 16 16:25 4.3 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Jiquilillo, Nicaragua May 16 16:22 5.8 71 MAP
    GEOFON Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 16 16:22 5.8 79 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Managua - Light shaking
  • Leon - No damage, moderate shaking of things in the house. Lasted for 3 to 5 seconds.
  • Nejapa - The shaking lasted for about 40-50 sec. Office windows rattled, office chairs moved slightly, and people felt bit dizzy.
  • EMSC Costa Rica May 16 14:07 3.0 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ocos, Guatemala May 16 01:47 4.2 35 MAP
    EMSC Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico May 16 01:47 4.2 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS La Libertad, El Salvador May 16 01:14 4.3 58 MAP
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 16 01:13 4.3 58 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • antiguo cuscatlan - Moderate shaking
  • EMSC Costa Rica May 15 16:49 3.0 19 MAP
    EMSC Costa Rica May 15 16:19 3.3 24 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Costa Rica May 15 15:21 3.7 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Offshore El Salvador May 15 08:47 3.7 57 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region May 14 19:41 3.4 21 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near Coast Of Nicaragua May 14 16:14 4.5 151 MAP
    USGS Posoltega, Nicaragua May 14 16:14 4.5 151 MAP I Felt It INFO

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    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) ?
    People :
    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.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    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.
    Structures :
    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.
    Fittings :
    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) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    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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