Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Departamento de Leon, 48 km west of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2021-04-21 00:06:29 -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 110 km depth
21 Apr 07:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 1 hour and 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-21 00:06:29
Depth: 110.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.111°N / 86.692°W (Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Momotombo (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SW of Nagarote (León) (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of La Paz Centro (León) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of San Rafael del Sur (Managua) (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WNW of El Crucero (Managua) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) W of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) WNW of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||110 km||7 Km Al Norte De El Transito, Nicaragua||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.