6.1 magnitude earthquake 11 km from Sensuntepeque, Cabañas, El Salvador

1997-12-18 15:02:00 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, December 18, 1997 15:02 PM
Your time: 1997-12-18T15:02:00Z
Magnitude Type: mwb
USGS page: M 6.1 - El Salvador
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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6.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-12-18 15:02:00 UTC at 15:02
December 18, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.84, -88.739
11.2 km from Sensuntepeque (7.2 miles)

Depth: 182 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1997-12-18 15:30:12 UTC at 15:30
December 18, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.026, -88.605
29.2 km from Puerto El Triunfo (18.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km