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Latest quakes in or near Chinandega, Nicaragua, in the past 24 hours on Saturday, May 21, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 21, 2022 13:42 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 7 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Chinandega had 1 quake of magnitude 3.0 and 7 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
A weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred in North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua, 15 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.3 | North Pacific Ocean, 85 km SW of Leon, Nicaragua -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.0 | North Pacific Ocean, 70 km SW of San Rafael del Sur, Nicaragua -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Chinandega, Nicaragua (updated )

Past 24 hours:8 quakes | 7 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 7 days:90 quakes | 53 quakes M2+ | 22 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:361 quakes | 185 quakes M2+ | 107 quakes M3+ | 18 quakes M4+ | 2 quakes M5+
Past 90 days:834 quakes | 417 quakes M2+ | 217 quakes M3+ | 33 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+
Past 365 days:2,503 quakes | 1,216 quakes M2+ | 833 quakes M3+ | 123 quakes M4+ | 14 quakes M5+ | 4 quakes M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (9 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Saturday, May 21, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 20, 2022 10:59 pm (GMT -6) (May 21, 2022 04:59 GMT)
2.3

11 km
North Pacific Ocean, 85 km southwest of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Friday, May 20, 2022 GMT (8 quakes)
May 20, 2022 5:23 pm (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 23:23 GMT)
2.7

21 km
North Pacific Ocean, 96 km south of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
May 20, 2022 4:34 pm (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 22:34 GMT)
2.6

29 km
North Pacific Ocean, 67 km southwest of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
May 20, 2022 4:22 pm (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 22:22 GMT)
3.0

24 km
North Pacific Ocean, 70 km southwest of San Rafael del Sur, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
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May 20, 2022 4:17 pm (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 22:17 GMT)
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n/a
1.6 km southeast of Choluteca, Honduras (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT
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May 20, 2022 2:04 pm (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 20:04 GMT)
2.2

29 km
North Pacific Ocean, 100 km south of Usulutan, El Salvador MoreMap
May 20, 2022 10:48 am (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 16:48 GMT)
2.5

97 km
29 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua MoreMap
May 20, 2022 10:27 am (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 16:27 GMT)
2.3

29 km
North Pacific Ocean, 74 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
May 20, 2022 8:40 am (GMT -6) (May 20, 2022 14:40 GMT)
2.4

14 km
North Pacific Ocean, 92 km southwest of Corinto, Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.3 x 109 joules (1.19 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.03 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Chinandega Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Chinandega?

The last earthquake in Chinandega occurred 9 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 85 km southwest of Leon, Nicaragua, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 10:59 pm (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in Chinandega today?

In the past 24 hours, Chinandega, Nicaragua had 9 quakes up to magnitude 3.0.

What was the strongest quake in Chinandega today?

The strongest earthquake in Chinandega today occurred 15 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 70 km southwest of San Rafael del Sur, Nicaragua, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 4:22 pm (GMT -6).

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