Débil terremoto magnitud 3.5 - 16 km N of La Paz Centro, Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua, martes, 29 sep. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.5 - 16 km N of La Paz Centro, Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua, martes, 29 sep. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth

29 Sep 06:49 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 4 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 29 Sep 2020 06:45:21 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-09-29 00:45:21
Magnitud: 3.5
Profundidad: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 12.479°N / 86.646°W (Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua)
Volcán mas cercano: Las Pilas (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km al N de La Paz Centro (León) (pop: 23,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
24 km al E de Telica (León) (pop: 8,780) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
25 km al NNO de Nagarote (León) (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
26 km al E de León (pop: 144,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
28 km al E de Quezalguaque (León) (pop: 1,970) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
37 km al E de Posoltega (Chinandega) (pop: 6,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
43 km al ESE de Chichigalpa (Chinandega) (pop: 33,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
47 km al SO de Santa Rosa del Peñon (León) (pop: 2,910) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
47 km al SSO de El Sauce (León) (pop: 11,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al NO de Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
57 km al E de El Realejo (Chinandega) (pop: 6,210) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
57 km al E de Corinto (Chinandega) (pop: 19,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
58 km al NNO de Villa Carlos Fonseca (Managua) (pop: 5,220) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
58 km al NO de Managua (pop: 973,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al ESE de El Viejo (Chinandega) (pop: 53,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
63 km al OSO de Ciudad Dario (Ciudad Darío, Matagalpa) (pop: 13,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
64 km al S de Achuapa (León) (pop: 3,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
66 km al NO de El Crucero (Managua) (pop: 16,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al ONO de Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
69 km al SSE de Somotillo (Chinandega) (pop: 15,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
70 km al NO de Ticuantepe (Managua) (pop: 13,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
74 km al NNO de San Rafael del Sur (Managua) (pop: 29,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
78 km al S de San Juan de Limay (Estelí) (pop: 5,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
78 km al NO de Nindiri (Masaya) (pop: 7,070) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
78 km al NO de La Concepcion (La Concepción, Masaya) (pop: 6,950) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
80 km al NO de San Marcos (Carazo) (pop: 23,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
188 km al SSE de Tegucigalpa (Francisco Morazán, Honduras) (pop: 850,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NE
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 3.55 km2 Km Al Norte De Volcán El Hoyo, NicaraguaINETER

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Débil terremoto magnitud 3.5 - 16 km N of La Paz Centro, Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua, martes, 29 sep. 2020
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