Tuesday, October 14, 2014

7.4 earthquake strike off the coast of El Salvador is a warning of Tsunami

7.4 earthquake strike off the  southern coast of Intipuca, El Salvador

7.4 earthquake strike off the  southern coast of Intipuca, El Salvador

Here under the picture will show you the details map on 7.4-magnitude earthquake.

7.4 earthquake strike off the coast of El Salvador is a warning of Tsunami

7.4 earthquake strike off the coast of El Salvador is a warning of Tsunami

7.4 earthquake strike off the  southern coast of Intipuca, El Salvador

A 7.4-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern coast of Intipuca, El Salvador, Monday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, according to the USGS. The quake hit off shore about 9 p.m. PDT. which was a Tsunami warning was issued.

The quake was centered about 40 miles to the south of the small coastal town of Intipuca at a depth of about 14 miles.

The dangerous tsunami waves were possible within about 185 miles of the epicenter along the coasts of Nicaragua, Honduras and El Salvador but the threat had mostly passed about an hour after the quake was first detected said The National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning Center initially.

According to the USGS PAGER system which predicted the quake to cause anywhere from one to 100 fatalities & The quake was strong enough to cause severe shaking felt by an estimated 1.3 million people.


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