Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 162 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2020-06-16 06:21:33 -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 162 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2020-06-16 06:21:33

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 20 km depth

16 Jun 12:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 7 minutes.
Jun 16 12:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 22.0 km.
Jun 16 12:42: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 22.0 to 20.0 km.
Date & time: 16 Jun 2020 12:21:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-06-16 06:21:33
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.519°N / 87.604°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Telica (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
117 km (73 mi) SSW of Corinto (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WSW of San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SSW of Chichigalpa (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SSW of Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) SSW of El Viejo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) SW of La Paz Centro (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) WSW of Ciudad Sandino (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) WSW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) WSW of Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.520 km13 Km al suroeste de Las Penitas, NicaraguaINETER
M 4.724 km91 km SSW of Corinto, NicaraguaUSGS
M 4.740 kmNear Coast Of NicaraguaEMSC
M 4.526 kmNear Coast of NicaraguaGFZ

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