They recorded over 18 aftershocks after the earthquake 6.8 that shook El Salvador

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

So far there have been more than 18 replicas magnitudes between 3.4 Y 4.9 degrees, according to reports from the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources of El Salvador MARN.

At this time, Could see the damage caused by the earthquake 6.8 degrees which occurred at 3 am, with its epicenter off the coast of the department of La Libertad 66 km south of Playa Mizata.

The movement, which he had a depth of 48 kilometers, triggered tsunami threat to El Salvador, so the authorities proceeded to evacuate the coastal communities of the country.

Damages are recorded in housing and roads. Emergency authorities report a deceased person for heart problems at the time of the earthquake. The victim is Santos Rosales Nohemi 46 year old.

The earthquake was felt throughout the Salvadoran territory and neighboring countries of Honduras and Guatemala.