A magnitude 6.6 earthquake has occurred in Salvador. The epicenter was located offshore, 27 km south of the city of La Libertad and 10 km deep. A tsunami alert has been issued.

A handout photo made available by the United States Geological Survey shows the location of a magnitude 6.6 earthquake which struck at 3:32 am local time, at a depth of 65 km, off shore and 40 km south of La Libertad, El Salvador, 30 May 2019. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties, and no tsunami warning issued.  EPA/USGS / HANDOUT  HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES