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No destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is expected, and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii, the Pacific Tsunami Center SAID.
7.4 Mwp - OFF COAST OF CENTRAL AMERICA
Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 7.4 Mwp
27 Aug 2012 04:37:23 UTC
26 Aug 2012 22:37:23 near epicenter
26 Aug 2012 20:37:23 standard time in your timezone
Location 12.279N 88.530W
Depth 52 km
118 km (74 miles) S (185 degrees) of Usulután, Usulután, El Salvador
138 km (86 miles) SSW (196 degrees) of San Miguel, San Miguel, El Salvador
139 km (86 miles) SSW (212 degrees) of La Unión, La Unión, El Salvador
169 km (105 miles) SSE (156 degrees) of SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 16.5 km; Vertical 8.8 km
Parameters Nph = 362; Dmin = 130.5 km; Rmss = 1.02 seconds; Gp = 114°
M-type = Mwp; Version = 8
Event ID us c000c7yw
For updates, maps, and technical information, see:
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
National Earthquake Information Center
U.S. Geological Survey
Date-Time: Monday, August 27, 2012 at 04:37:23 UTC
Location: 12.279°N, 88.530°W Depth 52.9 km (32.9 miles)
Region: OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
Distances : 18 km (74 miles) S (185°) from Usulután, Usulután, El Salvador
“This earthquake appears to be a slow earthquake with additional tsunami potential. Therefore a warning is being issued.”
As had been said in the original thread about the California quakes, this is all natural.
Of course this is not finished yet. The world and its people will experience this stuff for as long as the planet is around. Chill out, folks. Don't over think this so much