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Earthquakes in El Salvador

Earthquake hits El Salvador Coast

Earthquake of Magnitude 7.3 hits the coast of El Salvador on Oct 14, 2014
Description :Map showing location of a strong Earthquake hits El Salvador coast. 

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Earthquake rocks El Salvador


El Salvador was rocked by a massive earthquake late Monday evening. The magnitude 7.4 earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador. According to the US Geological Survey, the earthquake struck nearly 106 km south-southeast of the city of Usulutan. As per media reports, there have been no initial reports of damage but the El Salvador’s emergency services are taking all possible precautions. People living near the coast have been advised to move inland. As of now there are no early reports of damages or injuries in neighboring Honduras and Guatemala as well. View El Salvador  Map for more.




Earthquakes in El Salvador
Date Location Magnitude Fatalities
May 6, 1951 Jucuapa, El Salvador M 6.2 Fatalities 400
May 3, 1965 La Libertad, El Salvador M 6.3 Fatalities 125
Oct 10, 1986 El Salvador M 5.5 Fatalities 1,000
Jan 13, 2001 El Salvador M 7.7 Fatalities 852
Feb 13, 2001 El Salvador M 6.6 Fatalities 315