Mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 71 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua, on 2020-09-07 20:13:51 -
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 19 km depth
8 Sep 02:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-07 20:13:51
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.24°N / 87.645°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Cosigüina (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Corinto (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSW of Jiquilillo (pop: 4,140) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SW of El Viejo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Chichigalpa (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SW of Puerto Morazan (Puerto Morazán) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) WSW of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) W of La Paz Centro (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) W of Nagarote (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) W of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||19 km||58 Km Al Suroeste De Corinto, Nicaragua||INETER|
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