Débil terremoto magnitud 3.1 - 102 Km Al Suroeste De Poneloya, Nicaragua, domingo, 18 oct. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.1 - 102 Km Al Suroeste De Poneloya, Nicaragua, domingo, 18 oct. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 18 km depth

18 Oct 09:28 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 9 minutos.
18 Oct 09:35: Profundidad recalculada de 14.0 a 18.0 km (de 8.7 a 11.2 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.7 km (1.7 mi) al S.
Fecha & hora: 18 Oct 2020 09:19:16 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-10-18 03:19:16
Magnitud: 3.1
Profundidad: 18.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 11,738°N / 87,72°W (Nicaragua)
Volcán mas cercano: San Cristobal (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km al SW de Linda Vista
118 km al SSW de Chinandega (pop: 126,400)
120 km al SW de Chichigalpa (pop: 33,100)
120 km al SW de León (pop: 144,500)
132 km al WSW de La Paz Centro (pop: 23,500)
140 km al W de San Rafael del Sur (pop: 29,800)
166 km al WSW de Managua (pop: 973,100)
201 km al SSE de San Miguel (El Salvador) (pop: 161,900)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.2°C (83 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNW
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 2,8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0,674 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 3.118 km102 Km Al Suroeste De Poneloya, NicaraguaINETER

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