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Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 212 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 11:01 pm (GMT -6) -

Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 212 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 11:01 pm (GMT -6) Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 212 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 11:01 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 34 km depth

27 Jun 05:07 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
27 Jun 05:21: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 3.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 85.0 to 34.0 km (from 53 to 21 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 47 km (29 mi) towards SW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 27, 2022 05:01:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 11:01 pm (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.3
Depth34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.71°N / 87.539°W (North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua)
Antipode10.71°S / 92.461°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceINETER
Nearest volcanoNejapa-Miraflores (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities164 km (102 mi) SW of Masachapa (pop: 5,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
174 km (108 mi) SW of San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
191 km (119 mi) SW of Diriamba (pop: 35,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
193 km (120 mi) SW of Jinotepe (pop: 29,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
196 km (122 mi) SW of El Crucero (pop: 16,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
198 km (123 mi) SW of San Marcos (pop: 23,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
211 km (131 mi) SW of Masaya (pop: 130,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
212 km (131 mi) SW of Managua (pop: 973,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 26.9°C (80 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from ESE
Estimated seismic energy released5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.334 km163 Km Al Suroeste De Pochomil, NicaraguaINETER

Seismograms

Seismic station: Managua, Nicaragua (MGAN/NU network) | Distance from quake: 213 km / 132 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Managua, Nicaragua: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Playa Ocotal Costa Rica (199.7 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 10-15 s : Felt mild shaking  

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