Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 35 km west of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2021-04-19 22:50:54 -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 21 km depth
20 Apr 04:56 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-19 22:50:54
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.117°N / 86.568°W (Departamento de Managua, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Nejapa-Miraflores (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) S of Nagarote (León) (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NNW of Villa El Carmen (Managua) (pop: 5,220) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of La Paz Centro (León) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) WNW of El Crucero (Managua) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNW of San Rafael del Sur (Managua) (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) W of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NW of Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) W of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||21 km||16 Km Al Noreste De El Transito, Nicaragua||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.