Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 26 km southeast of Leon, Nicaragua, on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 08:49 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
10 Jun 08:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.27°N / 86.71°W↗ (Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua)
Antipode: 12.27°S / 93.29°E↗
Nearest volcano: Las Pilas (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) SSW of La Paz Centro (León) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) W of Nagarote (León) (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SE of Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SE of Chichigalpa (Chinandega) (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WNW of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNW of San Rafael del Sur (Managua) (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SE of El Viejo (Chinandega) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Granada (pop: 89,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||5 km||8 Km Al Suroeste De La Paz Centro, Nicaragua||INETER|
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