Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Departamento de Leon, 52 km northwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2021-04-19 23:21:56 -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 Apr 05:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-19 23:21:56
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.565°N / 86.437°W (Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Momotombo (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Valle San Francisco (Managua) (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Larreynaga (León) (pop: 7,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NE of La Paz Centro (León) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Nagarote (León) (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NNW of Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ENE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NW of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) E of El Viejo (Chinandega) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NW of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||10 km||17 Km Al Noroeste De San Francisco Libre, Nicaragua||INETER|