Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 117 km west of Managua, Nicaragua, on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 10:22 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 22 km depth
24 Jan 04:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 24, 2022 04:22:24 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 10:22 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||11.9°N / 87.3°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)|
|Antipode||11.9°S / 92.7°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Telica (92 km / 57 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||117 km (73 mi) WSW of Managua (pop: 973,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 28.5°C (83 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 12 m/s (24 kts) from E|
|Estimated seismic energy released||5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.3||22 km||NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA||EMSC|
|3.2||19 km||61 Km Al Suroeste De Las Penitas, Nicaragua||INETER|
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