Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 12 km southwest of Boaco, Nicaragua, on 2021-04-27 15:25:14 -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 18 km depth
27 Apr 21:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-27 15:25:14
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.403°N / 85.748°W (Departamento de Boaco, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Las Lajas (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) WNW of San Lorenzo (Boaco) (pop: 8,690) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SW of Boaco (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Camoapa (Boaco) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) ENE of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) ENE of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NE of Masatepe (Masaya) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) ENE of Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NE of Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) SSE of Jinotega (pop: 55,000) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) E of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||18 km||6 Km Al Norte De Teustepe, Nicaragua||INETER|
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