Earthquake in El Salvador created a tsunami wave

Off the West coast of El Salvador in 149 km from the city of Puerto El Triunfo, an earthquake the magnitude of which assessment Salvadoran seismologists was 7.2 on the Richter scale.


The authorities of the country after the quake has declared a tsunami alert and advised the coastal people to evacuate to the hills. In the Department of La Libertad was recorded tsunami wave height of 1 meter.