Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 169 km east of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2020-07-09 19:38:20 -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
10 Jul 01:42 UTC: First to report: INETER after 4 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Jul 2020 01:38:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-07-09 19:38:20
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.235°N / 84.7°W (South Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Volcán Azul (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) NW of Muelle de los Bueyes (pop: 3,590) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of Villa Sandino (Chontales) (pop: 7,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Santo Domingo (Chontales) (pop: 5,830) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ENE of Santo Tomas (Santo Tomás, Chontales) (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) W of El Rama (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Nueva Guinea (pop: 52,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) E of Camoapa (Boaco) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) WNW of Bluefields (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) E of Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||10 km||74 Km al norte de Juigalpa, Nicaragua||INETER|
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