Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 33 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on Wednesday, 24 Feb 2021 10:46 am (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 112 km depth
24 Feb 14:10 UTC: First to report: RSN after 3 hours.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2021 10:46:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 24 Feb 2021 10:46 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 112.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.995°N / 86.523°W (Departamento de Managua, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Nejapa-Miraflores (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Villa El Carmen (Managua) (pop: 5,220) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNW of San Rafael del Sur (Managua) (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of El Crucero (Managua) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Nagarote (León) (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WNW of San Marcos (Carazo) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||112 km||34 Km Al Oeste De Managua, Nicaragua.||RSN|
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