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Largest earthquakes in or near La Cruz de Rio Grande, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated: Aug 23, 2022 18:10 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 4 quakes above magnitude 5
  • 40 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 76 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 110 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 23 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
Since 1900, La Cruz de Rio Grande has had 4 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 40 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 76 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 110 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There have been also 23 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 1.3 | 52 Km Al Norte De Matagalpa, Nicaragua -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.5 | Great Corn Island, 92 km E of Bluefields, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 1 or higher (253 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Nov 23, 2022 12:32 am (GMT -6) (Nov 23, 2022 06:32 GMT)
1.3

5 km
92 km (57 mi)52 Km Al Norte De Matagalpa, Nicaragua More
Nov 20, 2022 4:54 am (GMT -6) (Nov 20, 2022 10:54 GMT)
3.0

1 km
181 km (112 mi)31 km northeast of Bonanza, Atlantico Norte, Nicaragua More
Nov 10, 2022 9:30 am (GMT -6) (Nov 10, 2022 15:30 GMT)
2.6

1 km
82 km (51 mi)26 km south of Bluefields, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua More
Nov 9, 2022 2:24 am (GMT -6) (Nov 9, 2022 08:24 GMT)
2.7

1 km
81 km (50 mi)26 km south of Bluefields, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua More
Nov 7, 2022 6:30 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 8, 2022 00:30 GMT)
2.8

5 km
105 km (65 mi)Atlantico Sur, 50 km east of Rio Blanco, Nicaragua More
Nov 1, 2022 11:01 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 2, 2022 05:01 GMT)
2.5

110 km
106 km (66 mi)7.7 km northeast of Nueva Guinea, NI.18.9612993, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua More
Nov 1, 2022 11:57 am (GMT -6) (Nov 1, 2022 17:57 GMT)
1.9

5 km
52 km (32 mi)Departamento de Chontales, 10.8 km northwest of Morrito, Nicaragua More
Oct 19, 2022 3:06 pm (GMT -6) (Oct 19, 2022 21:06 GMT)
1.9

203 km
38 km (24 mi)9.8 km west of Juigalpa, Departamento de Chontales, Nicaragua More
Oct 10, 2022 10:20 pm (GMT -6) (Oct 11, 2022 04:20 GMT)
2.2

1 km
199 km (124 mi)Departamento de Jinotega, 54 km north of Siuna, Atlantico Norte, Nicaragua More
Oct 2, 2022 9:52 am (GMT -6) (Oct 2, 2022 15:52 GMT)
2.2

10 km
41 km (25 mi)23 km southwest of Juigalpa, Departamento de Chontales, Nicaragua More
Sep 30, 2022 7:28 pm (GMT -6) (Oct 1, 2022 01:28 GMT)
2.4

73 km
43 km (27 mi)37 km south of Juigalpa, Departamento de Chontales, Nicaragua More
Sep 24, 2022 7:26 am (GMT -6) (Sep 24, 2022 13:26 GMT)
2.5

2 km
132 km (82 mi)49 km south of Siuna, Atlantico Norte, Nicaragua More
Sep 23, 2022 8:32 am (GMT -6) (Sep 23, 2022 14:32 GMT)
3.0

12 km
109 km (68 mi)20 km northeast of Rio Blanco, Río Blanco, Departamento de Matagalpa, Nicaragua More
Sep 20, 2022 10:41 am (GMT -6) (Sep 20, 2022 16:41 GMT)
3.6

5 km
101 km (63 mi)Departamento de Chontales, 46 km northwest of Nueva Guinea, Nicaragua More
Sep 15, 2022 10:42 am (GMT -6) (Sep 15, 2022 16:42 GMT)
3.2

5 km
74 km (46 mi)32 km east of Matagalpa, Nicaragua More
Sep 14, 2022 10:29 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 15, 2022 04:29 GMT)
1.8

5 km
55 km (34 mi)10.5 km north of Morrito, Departamento de Rio San Juan, Nicaragua More
Sep 14, 2022 2:14 am (GMT -6) (Sep 14, 2022 08:14 GMT)
1.3

5 km
99 km (62 mi)71 Km Al Norte De Matagalpa, Nicaragua More
Sep 14, 2022 2:13 am (GMT -6) (Sep 14, 2022 08:13 GMT)
1.8

5 km
160 km (99 mi)21 km southwest of Siuna, Atlantico Norte, Nicaragua More
Sep 12, 2022 11:15 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 13, 2022 05:15 GMT)
4.1

5 km
177 km (110 mi)Departamento de Jinotega, Nicaragua, 85 km east of Juticalpa, Honduras More
Sep 10, 2022 6:05 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 11, 2022 00:05 GMT)
3.3

56 km
33 km (21 mi)23 km north of Juigalpa, Departamento de Chontales, Nicaragua More
Sep 1, 2022 5:22 am (GMT -6) (Sep 1, 2022 11:22 GMT)
4.1

116 km
12 km (7.5 mi)55 km north of Bluefields, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.7 x 1013 joules (10.3 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8857 tons of TNT or 0.6 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: INETER/GEOFON Station INETER, GEOFON Station Boaco/Nicaragua (BOAB/GE network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station INETER/GEOFON Station INETER, GEOFON Station Boaco/Nicaragua: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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La Cruz de Rio Grande Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in La Cruz de Rio Grande?

The last earthquake in La Cruz de Rio Grande occurred 9 days ago: Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - 52 Km Al Norte De Matagalpa, Nicaragua, on Wednesday, Nov 23, 2022 at 12:32 am (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in La Cruz de Rio Grande since 1900?

Since 1900, La Cruz de Rio Grande, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua had 253 quakes up to magnitude 5.5.

What was the strongest quake in La Cruz de Rio Grande since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in La Cruz de Rio Grande since 1900 occurred 22 years ago: Strong mag. 5.5 earthquake - Great Corn Island, 92 km east of Bluefields, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua, on Sunday, August 13, 2000 at 07:04 GMT.

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