Off the coast of El Salvador earthquake of a magnitude of 6.1

© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin a Seismograph. Archival photoOff the coast of El Salvador earthquake of a magnitude of 6.1© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin

The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.1 occurred off the coast of El Salvador in the Pacific ocean, according to the US Geological survey (USGS).

The earthquake was recorded Sunday at 22.23 UTC (1.23 GMT Monday). The epicenter of the tremors was located 93 km South-West of the city of Acajutla. The earthquake lies at a depth of 24.7 km.

Information about the tsunami threat, victims and destructions did not arrive.

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