Sismo leggero mag. 4.5 - 13 km a sud ovest da Managua, Nicaragua, domenica, 06 giugno 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.5 - 13 km a sud ovest da Managua, Nicaragua, domenica, 06 giugno 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.5 at 139 km depth

6 Jun 18:27 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 7 minuti.
6 Jun 18:41: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 3.7 a 4.5. Profondità ricalcolata da 141.0 a 139.0 km (da 88 a 86 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 15 km (9.2 mi) al NE.
Update Sun, 6 Jun 2021, 18:42
Moderate magnitude 4.5 quake hits 13 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua around noon
4.5 quake 6 Jun 12:20 pm (GMT -6)
4.5 quake 6 Jun 12:20 pm (GMT -6)
Just 22 minutes ago, a 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Managua, Departamento de Managua, Nicaragua. The tremor was recorded around noon on Sunday 6 June 2021 at 12:20 pm local time, at an intermediate depth of 139 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the United States Geological Survey which listed the quake at magnitude 4.5 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Ciudad Sandino (pop. 50,000) located 10 km from the epicenter, El Crucero (pop. 16,500) 10 km away, Managua (pop. 973,100) 13 km away, San Marcos (pop. 23,300) 24 km away, San Rafael del Sur (pop. 29,800) 26 km away, Diriamba (pop. 35,000) 26 km away, Jinotepe (pop. 29,500) 30 km away, Masaya (pop. 130,100) 30 km away, Tipitapa (pop. 50,000) 31 km away, and Leon (pop. 144,500) 70 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 6 Jun 2021 18:20:16 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Sunday, 6 Jun 2021 12:20 (GMT -6)
Magnitudine: 4.5
Profondità: 139.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 12.07°N / 86.35°W (Departamento de Managua, Nicaragua)
Vulcano più vicino: Nejapa-Miraflores (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km S da Ciudad Sandino (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
10 km NNO da El Crucero (Managua) (pop: 16,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
13 km OSO da Managua (pop: 973,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
24 km NO da San Marcos (Carazo) (pop: 23,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
26 km NNE da San Rafael del Sur (Managua) (pop: 29,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
26 km NNO da Diriamba (Carazo) (pop: 35,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
30 km NO da Jinotepe (Carazo) (pop: 29,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
30 km ONO da Masaya (pop: 130,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
31 km OSO da Tipitapa (Managua) (pop: 50,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
70 km SE da Leon (León) (pop: 144,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 29.7°C (85 F), humidity: 39%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from E
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
3.9137 km14 Km Al Oeste De El Crucero, NicaraguaINETER
4.5139 km9 Km NNW of El Crucero, NicaraguaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
San Juan del Sur, Rivas (105.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
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