Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Departamento de Masaya, 17 km southeast of Managua, Nicaragua, on 2021-05-26 13:58:51 -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 25 km depth
26 May 20:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 36 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-26 13:58:51
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.027°N / 86.134°W (Departamento de Masaya, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Masaya (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Nindiri (Masaya) (pop: 7,070) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) NW of Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Masatepe (Masaya) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNE of San Marcos (Carazo) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SE of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Jinotepe (Carazo) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WNW of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||25 km||6 Km Al Noreste De Volcán Masaya, Nicaragua||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.