Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 25 km west of San Rafael del Sur, Nicaragua, on 2021-04-28 01:44:35 -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 31 km depth
28 Apr 07:49 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-28 01:44:35
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.925°N / 86.653°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Nejapa-Miraflores (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Villa El Carmen (pop: 5,220) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WNW of San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of El Crucero (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Nagarote (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Ciudad Sandino (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) W of Diriamba (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) S of La Paz Centro (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SSE of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) S of Somoto (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||31 km||15 Km Al Sur De El Transito, Nicaragua||INETER|
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