Date: January 13, 2001 Time: 17:33:30
Location: 13.1N 88.8W
Depth: 39 Km Magnitude: 7.8 MN

At least 827 people killed, 4,520 injured, 93,000 houses destroyed and more than 100,000 buildings damaged in El Salvador. About 585 of the deaths were caused by large landslides in Nueva San Salvador and Comasagua. Utilities and roads damaged by more than 570 landslides. Damage and injuries occurred in every department of El Salvador. Eight people killed in Guatemala. Felt from Mexico City, Mexico to Colombia.