Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua, on Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 17 km depth
25 Jan 06:52 UTC: First to report: RSN after 4 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 25, 2022 06:48:00 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||10.655°N / 86.765°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)|
|Antipode||10.655°S / 93.235°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||RSN|
|Nearest volcano||Orosí (146 km / 91 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||174 km (108 mi) SSW of Managua (pop: 973,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
162 km (100 mi) SW of Isla de Ometepe Island (pop: 30,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 25.9°C (79 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 11 m/s (21 kts) from ENE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.7||17 km||Costa Rica: 109 Km Al Oeste De Cabo Velas, Guanacaste.||RSN|
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