Mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 90 km southwest of Corinto, Chinandega, Nicaragua, on 2020-08-11 08:01:06 -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 11 km depth
11 Aug 14:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-11 08:01:06
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.023°N / 87.851°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Cosigüina (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) SW of Corinto (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SSW of Jiquilillo (pop: 4,140) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SW of El Viejo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SW of Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Chichigalpa (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) WSW of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) WSW of La Paz Centro (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (89 mi) W of Nagarote (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) W of San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (108 mi) W of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||11 km||90 Km al suroeste de Corinto, Nicaragua||INETER|
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