Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Departamento de Granada, 9.2 km southeast of Masaya, Nicaragua, on 2021-05-16 19:47:06 -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 May 01:49 UTC: First to report: INETER after 2 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-16 19:47:06
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.907°N / 86.046°W (Departamento de Granada, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Granada (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Diria (Granada) (pop: 3,900) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) SE of Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) E of Masatepe (Masaya) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) N of Nandaime (Granada) (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of San Marcos (Carazo) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ENE of Jinotepe (Carazo) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) ENE of Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ESE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||10 km||9 Km Al Sureste De Masaya, Nicaragua||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.