Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 15 km northwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua, on 2021-06-01 19:51:52 -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 11 km depth
2 Jun 02:00 UTC: First to report: INETER after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-06-01 19:51:52
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.741°N / 87.204°W (Departamento de Chinandega, Nicaragua)
Nearest volcano: San Cristobal (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NNW of El Viejo (Chinandega) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Puerto Morazan (Puerto Morazán, Chinandega) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NW of Chichigalpa (Chinandega) (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) E of Jiquilillo (Chinandega) (pop: 4,140) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Corinto (Chinandega) (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Somotillo (Chinandega) (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) WNW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) S of Tegucigalpa (Francisco Morazán, Honduras) (pop: 850,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||11 km||15 Km Al Sur De Puerto Morazán, Nicaragua||INETER|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, 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.