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Fear of tsunami after major earthquake for the coast of El Salvador

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After a heavy earthquake off the coast of El Salvador on Thursday a tsunamiwaarschuwing given. According to the American geological institute USGS had the quake a magnitude of 6.6.

For now, there is still no sign of casualties or damage. According to the USGS was the epicenter of the earthquake at a depth of 65 kilometres, approximately 40 kilometres south of the capital, San Salvador.

The quake could also be felt in Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica.