Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.9 - 17 km a nord est da Chichigalpa, Departamento de Chinandega, Nicaragua, giovedì, 06 dicembre 2018

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.9 - 17 km a nord est da Chichigalpa, Departamento de Chinandega, Nicaragua, giovedì, 06 dicembre 2018

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 159 km depth

6 Dec 09:51 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
Profondità ricalcolata da 153.0 a 159.0 km.
Data & ora: 6 Dec 2018 09:43:55 UTC
Magnitudine: 4.9
Profondità: 159.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 12.69°N / 86.92°W (Departamento de Chinandega, Nicaragua)
Vulcano più vicino: San Cristobal (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km NE da Chichigalpa (Chinandega) (pop: 33,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
17 km NNE da Posoltega (Chinandega) (pop: 6,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
20 km NNO da Telica (León) (pop: 8,780) --> Vedi sismi vicini
20 km N da Quezalguaque (León) (pop: 1,970) --> Vedi sismi vicini
24 km ENE da Chinandega (pop: 126,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
27 km E da El Viejo (Chinandega) (pop: 53,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
28 km N da Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
31 km ENE da El Realejo (Chinandega) (pop: 6,210) --> Vedi sismi vicini
36 km NE da Corinto (Chinandega) (pop: 19,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
39 km S da Somotillo (Chinandega) (pop: 15,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
47 km OSO da El Sauce (León) (pop: 11,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
47 km NO da La Paz Centro (León) (pop: 23,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
54 km SO da Achuapa (León) (pop: 3,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
55 km S da Santo Tomas del Norte (Chinandega) (pop: 608) --> Vedi sismi vicini
60 km S da Cinco Pinos (Chinandega) (pop: 784) --> Vedi sismi vicini
61 km NO da Nagarote (León) (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
61 km OSO da Santa Rosa del Peñon (León) (pop: 2,910) --> Vedi sismi vicini
64 km SSO da San Juan de Limay (Estelí) (pop: 5,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
79 km SSO da Las Sabanas (Madriz) (pop: 1,260) --> Vedi sismi vicini
96 km NO da Managua (pop: 973,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
158 km SSE da Tegucigalpa (Francisco Morazán, Honduras) (pop: 850,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.9159 kmNicaraguaGFZ
M 4.9157 km- NicaraguaUSGS

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Mag. 4.9 earthquake - 17 km northeast of Chichigalpa, Departamento de Chinandega, Nicaragua, on Thursday, 6 December 2018 at 09:43 (GMT)
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