Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - 24 km east of Chinandega, Nicaragua, on 2021-04-24 20:33:45 -
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 7 km depth
25 Apr 02:42 UTC: First to report: INETER after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-24 20:33:45
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.705°N / 86.927°W (Departamento de Chinandega, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: San Cristobal (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NE of Chichigalpa (Chinandega) (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) E of El Viejo (Chinandega) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) N of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ESE of Puerto Morazan (Puerto Morazán, Chinandega) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NE of Corinto (Chinandega) (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) S of Somotillo (Chinandega) (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of La Paz Centro (León) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SSW of Somoto (Madriz) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.9||7 km||8 Km Al Norte De Volcán San Cristóbal, Nicaragua||INETER|