Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 76 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2021-04-23 01:10:18 -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 62 km depth
23 Apr 07:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-23 01:10:18
Depth: 62.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.798°N / 86.857°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Nejapa-Miraflores (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) W of Masachapa (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) W of Diriamba (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SW of Ciudad Sandino (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) S of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) WSW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) W of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) S of Somoto (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||62 km||33 Km Al Suroeste De El Transito, Nicaragua||INETER|
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