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An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 rocked Central America

Землетрясение силой 7,2 балла всколыхнуло Центральную Америку At the moment reports about destructions or victims.

An earthquake of magnitude 7.0 on Thursday, 24 November, occurred on the Pacific coast of Central America.

Service of emergency situations of Nicaragua and El Salvador warned about the risk of the formation of a three-meter tsunami.

Data about destructions or victims did not arrive yet.

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The epicenter of the tremors recorded at the distance of 149 kilometers from the port of El Triunfo in El Salvador, at a depth of 10 kilometers, was established in USGS. The tremors were also felt in the capital of Nicaragua, Managua the capital of Costa Rica San Jose.

Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega declared a state of emergency because of the earthquake, but also because of the powerful hurricane Otto, which earlier on Thursday reached the territory of the country.

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On 21 November an earthquake with magnitude of 6.4 occurred in Argentina.

November 22, a powerful earthquake occurred in Japan.

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