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List of latest earthquakes near Usulután.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 18, 2024 01:18AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.6 90 km S
from Usulután
Jun 18, 2024 01:05AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.0 147 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 17, 2024 08:41PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.5 143 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 17, 2024 07:42PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.1 137 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 17, 2024 12:37PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.7 290 km SE
from Usulután
Jun 17, 2024 03:18AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 154 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 17, 2024 12:07AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.3 154 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 11:35PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 289 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 11:24PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.8 77 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 03:11PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.3 94 km SW
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 03:01PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.7 156 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 02:59PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.4 158 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 10:19AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.9 72 km SW
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 08:48AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.0 170 km S
from Usulután
Jun 16, 2024 02:59AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.3 188 km S
from Usulután
Jun 15, 2024 11:42PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.6 275 km SE
from Usulután
Jun 15, 2024 10:11AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.0 67 km S
from Usulután
Jun 15, 2024 08:17AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.7 222 km SE
from Usulután
Jun 15, 2024 02:25AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 276 km SE
from Usulután
Jun 15, 2024 01:18AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.2 79 km S
from Usulután
Jun 15, 2024 01:04AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.5 278 km SE
from Usulután
Jun 14, 2024 09:58PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 74 km S
from Usulután
Jun 14, 2024 02:11PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.0 116 km SSE
from Usulután
Jun 14, 2024 08:39AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.5 82 km ESE
from Usulután
Jun 14, 2024 03:44AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 166 km SSE
from Usulután

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Usulután

Recent Usulután Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Usulután. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Usulután and elsewhere.

Usulután Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
205 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.6
Jun 18, 2024 01:18

Average

A total of 2050 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Usulután in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 205 earthquakes per year, or 17 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Usulután roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Usulután in 2014. A total of 253 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Usulután that year. The strongest had a 7.3 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Usulután with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Usulután in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Usulután during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Usulután (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1905 92.93%
Mag. 5 132 6.44%
Mag. 6 12 0.59%
Mag. 7 1 0.05%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Usulután

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.3
On Oct 13, 2014 21:51.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Jan 13, 2001 11:33.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Usulután occurred on Oct 13, 2014 21:51 local time (America/El_Salvador timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.3 and struck 98 kilometers (61 mi) south-southeast of Usulután, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Usulután in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Jan 13, 2001 11:33, 40 kilometers (25 mi) south-southeast of Usulután. It is the strongest earthquake near Usulután in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Usulután in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Usulután.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Usulután.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 13, 2014 09:51PM
(El Salvador)
M 7.3 98 km SSE
from Usulután
Nov 24, 2016 12:43PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.9 167 km SSW
from Usulután
Jun 22, 2017 06:31AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.8 276 km W
from Usulután
Apr 21, 2022 01:42AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.6 257 km SE
from Usulután
May 30, 2019 03:03AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.6 94 km W
from Usulután
Jul 18, 2023 06:22PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.5 73 km SE
from Usulután
Sep 22, 2021 03:57AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.5 149 km SSE
from Usulután
May 12, 2017 04:41AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.2 181 km WSW
from Usulután
Jan 6, 2022 10:25AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.1 212 km SE
from Usulután
Jun 9, 2016 09:25PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.1 171 km ESE
from Usulután

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Usulután

Nearest earthquakes from Usulután

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Usulután. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Usulután.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Mar 2, 2024 06:23PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.3 15 km NE
from Usulután
Jul 9, 2018 01:11AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.7 15 km NNE
from Usulután
Jun 4, 2020 01:31AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.3 18 km SSE
from Usulután
Jan 30, 2019 10:40PM
(El Salvador)
M 5.0 19 km NE
from Usulután
May 5, 2020 05:03AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.7 20 km NE
from Usulután
Dec 6, 2014 11:06AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.4 23 km NE
from Usulután
Jul 28, 2018 02:46PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 25 km WNW
from Usulután
Dec 18, 2021 04:15PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.1 24 km SW
from Usulután
Feb 17, 2016 10:45PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.1 25 km SSE
from Usulután
Feb 23, 2015 09:03PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.3 26 km NW
from Usulután

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Usulután

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Usulután.

When was the last earthquake in Usulután?

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Usulután on the night of June 18, 2024 at 01:18 local time (America/El_Salvador). The center of this earthquake was located 90km south of Usulután at a depth of 24km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Usulután in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Usulután?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Usulután on the morning of January 13, 2001 at 11:33 local time (America/El_Salvador). The center of this earthquake was located 40km southwest of Usulután at a depth of 60km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Usulután since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Usulután?

In the past 10 years, 2050 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Usulután. This averages to 205 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.