Mag. 4.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 141 km south of Leon, Nicaragua, on 22 de octubre del 2019 9:17 am -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 3 km depth
22 Oct 15:42 UTC: First to report: RSN after 26 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 22 de octubre del 2019 9:17 am
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.262°N / 87.362°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Nejapa-Miraflores (148 km / 92 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km (68 mi) WSW of Masachapa (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) WSW of San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) WSW of Diriamba (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SSW of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SW of Ciudad Sandino (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) S of Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) S of El Viejo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WSW of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WSW of Virginia Island --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) WSW of Isla La Calabaza Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||3 km||155 km al Suroeste de Managua, Nicaragua.||RSN|
|M 4.4||3 km||Near Coast Of Nicaragua||EMSC|
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