Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 26 km southeast of Nicaragua, Departamento de Rivas, Nicaragua, on Friday, 28 May 2021 at 10:20 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 165 km depth
28 May 10:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 165.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.27°N / 85.66°W (Departamento de Rivas, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: Maderas (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Cardenas (Rivas) (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) E of San Juan del Sur (Rivas) (pop: 7,790) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SE of Nicaragua (Rivas) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Moyogalpa (Rivas) (pop: 3,940) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Altagracia (Rivas) (pop: 2,770) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Belen (Belén, Rivas) (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSE of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SE of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) SE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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