Figure 9. Note
to users: the photograph appearing in the Open-File report is copyrighted by
Associated Press/Wide World Photos. The above photo has been substituted (photographed
by Ed Harp of the U.S. Geological Survey several days after the Associated Press
photo). The January 2001 earthquake-induced slide that demolished much
of the Las Colinas neighborhood of Santa Tecla, a suburb of San Salvador, the
capital of El Salvador.