Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 94 km south of Leon, Nicaragua, on 2021-03-01 20:12:07 -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 31 km depth
2 Mar 05:56 UTC: First to report: INETER after 4 hours.
Date & time: 2 Mar 2021 02:12:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-01 20:12:07
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.6°N / 87°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Nejapa-Miraflores (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) WSW of Masachapa (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) WSW of San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of El Crucero (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) WSW of Diriamba (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSW of Nagarote (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SSW of La Paz Centro (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WSW of Jinotepe (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) S of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Ciudad Sandino (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||31 km||57 Km Al Oeste De Masachapa, Nicaragua||INETER|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.