Latest quakes in or near Masatepe, Masaya, Nicaragua, in the past 24 hours on Thursday, August 18, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 18, 2022 11:00 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 6 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 5 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 1 quake below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Masatepe was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.6, 6 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 5 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
A moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake occurred in North Pacific Ocean, Nicaragua, 11 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.5 | 41 km NW of Chinandega, Nicaragua -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.6 | North Pacific Ocean, 91 km SW of Leon, Nicaragua -

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

Past 24 hours:13 quakes | 5 quakes M2+ | 6 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:48 quakes | 26 quakes M2+ | 14 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days:163 quakes | 82 quakes M2+ | 55 quakes M3+ | 9 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days:755 quakes | 406 quakes M2+ | 223 quakes M3+ | 30 quakes M4+ | 2 quakes M5+
Past 365 days:2,484 quakes | 1,191 quakes M2+ | 809 quakes M3+ | 114 quakes M4+ | 10 quakes M5+ | 3 quakes M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (13 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Thursday, August 18, 2022 GMT (5 quakes)
Aug 18, 2022 1:22 am (GMT -6) (Aug 18, 2022 07:22 GMT)
2.5

5 km
41 km northwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Aug 17, 2022 11:22 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 18, 2022 05:22 GMT)
3.3

30 km
North Pacific Ocean, 58 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
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Aug 17, 2022 8:58 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 18, 2022 02:58 GMT)
1.0

1 km
North Pacific Ocean, 18 km north of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Aug 17, 2022 8:20 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 18, 2022 02:20 GMT)
3.2

4 km
26 km east of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica
I FELT IT
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Aug 17, 2022 7:17 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 18, 2022 01:17 GMT)
3.6

23 km
North Pacific Ocean, 167 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 GMT (8 quakes)
Aug 17, 2022 5:56 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 23:56 GMT)
3.4

5 km
27 km east of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica
I FELT IT
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Aug 17, 2022 5:31 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 23:31 GMT)
4.6

35 km
North Pacific Ocean, 91 km southwest of Leon, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
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Aug 17, 2022 5:31 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 23:31 GMT)
3.9

30 km
North Pacific Ocean, 151 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
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Aug 17, 2022 4:23 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 22:23 GMT)
2.7

34 km
North Pacific Ocean, 63 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Aug 17, 2022 2:36 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 20:36 GMT)
2.9

55 km
9.6 km northeast of Esteli, Nicaragua MoreMap
Aug 17, 2022 2:36 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 20:36 GMT)
3.4

13 km
North Pacific Ocean, 156 km southwest of Managua, Nicaragua
I FELT IT
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Aug 17, 2022 7:15 am (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 13:15 GMT)
2.3

5 km
49 km south of Juigalpa, Departamento de Chontales, Nicaragua MoreMap
Aug 17, 2022 5:21 am (GMT -6) (Aug 17, 2022 11:21 GMT)
2.7

26 km
North Pacific Ocean, 95 km southwest of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.9 x 1011 joules (164 megawatt hours, equivalent to 141 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Masatepe Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Masatepe?

The last earthquake in Masatepe occurred 4 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 41 km northwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua, on Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 at 1:22 am (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in Masatepe today?

In the past 24 hours, Masatepe, Masaya, Nicaragua had 13 quakes up to magnitude 4.6.

What was the strongest quake in Masatepe today?

The strongest earthquake in Masatepe today occurred 11 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 91 km southwest of Leon, Nicaragua, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 5:31 pm (GMT -6).

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