Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 23 km east of Rivas, Nicaragua, on 2020-08-05 00:33:23 -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
5 Aug 07:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Aug 2020 06:33:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-05 00:33:23
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.511°N / 85.625°W (Departamento de Rivas, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Concepción (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SW of Altagracia (Rivas) (pop: 2,770) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) ESE of Moyogalpa (Rivas) (pop: 3,940) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) ENE of Nicaragua (Rivas) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) E of Belén (Rivas) (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NE of San Juan del Sur (Rivas) (pop: 7,790) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ESE of Nandaime (Granada) (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) ESE of Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SE of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SE of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||15 km||3 Km al sur de Volcán Concepción, Nicaragua||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
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