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Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 38 km southwest of Corinto, Chinandega, Nicaragua, on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 4:11 pm (GMT -6) -

Updated: Sun, May 15, 2022 08:07 GMT -
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Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 38 km southwest of Corinto, Chinandega, Nicaragua, on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 4:11 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 31 km depth

13 May 22:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 3 minutes.
13 May 22:21: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 3.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 31.0 km (from 6.2 to 19.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 65 km (40 mi) towards ENE.
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Date & time: May 13, 2022 22:11:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, May 13, 2022 at 4:11 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.248°N / 87.429°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Antipode: 12.248°S / 92.571°E
Nearest volcano: San Cristobal (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SW of Corinto (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSW of El Viejo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Jiquilillo (pop: 4,140) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SW of Chichigalpa (pop: 33,100) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Leon (pop: 144,500) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSW of Puerto Morazan (Puerto Morazán) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) W of La Paz Centro (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) W of Nagarote (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) W of Managua (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SW of Esteli (pop: 96,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 29.3°C (85 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.431 km39 Km Al Suroeste De Corinto, NicaraguaINETER

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Managua / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
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