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Past earthquakes near Villa Sandino, Departamento de Chontales, Nicaragua, during the year 2020

Updated 19 Apr 2021 15:46 GMT -
During 2020, Villa Sandino was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 6 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 5 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 4.7 quake 76 km east of Managua, Nicaragua, 04 de enero del 2020 10:42 pm
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (14 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Thu, 10 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
10 Dec 2020 3:06 pm (GMT -6) (10 Dec 2020 21:06:14 GMT)
3.5

5 km
(68 km)42 km northwest of El Rama, South Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 4 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
04 de diciembre del 2020 1:40 am (4 Dec 2020 07:40:00 GMT)
4.3

153 km
(48 km)Departamento de Chontales, 21 km southwest of Acoyapa (Chontales), Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-10-23 13:02:25 (23 Oct 2020 19:02:25 GMT)
2.9

2 km
(108 km)26 km east of Villa Sandino, Chontales, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sat, 17 Oct 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-10-17 14:53:53 (17 Oct 2020 20:53:53 GMT)
2.3

8 km
(61 km)Departamento de Rio San Juan, 57 km west of Nueva Guinea (South Caribbean Coast), Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-10-16 09:08:56 (16 Oct 2020 15:08:56 GMT)
3.1

6 km
Maderas (8 km)39 km east of Rivas, Nicaragua MoreMap
Thu, 15 Oct 2020 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
15 de octubre del 2020 5:27 pm (15 Oct 2020 23:27:00 GMT)
3.5

3 km
Maderas (91 km)28 km west of Nueva Guinea, Región Autónoma de la Costa Caribe Sur, Nicaragua MoreMap
2020-10-15 03:32:13 (15 Oct 2020 09:32:13 GMT)
2.5

4 km
Maderas (96 km)4.1 km northeast of El Almendro, Río San Juan, Nicaragua MoreMap
15 de octubre del 2020 3:32 am (15 Oct 2020 09:32:00 GMT)
3.2

3 km
Maderas (88 km)8.7 km south of El Almendro, Río San Juan, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sun, 6 Sep 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-09-06 03:12:06 (6 Sep 2020 09:12:06 GMT)
2.2

1 km
Granada (25 km)39 km west of El Rama, South Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua MoreMap
Wed, 5 Aug 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2020-08-05 15:33:06 (5 Aug 2020 21:33:06 GMT)
1.8

10 km
Concepción (3 km)23 km east of Rivas, Nicaragua MoreMap
2020-08-05 00:33:23 (5 Aug 2020 06:33:23 GMT)
2.0

15 km
Concepción (3 km)23 km east of Rivas, Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 10 Jul 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-07-09 19:38:20 (10 Jul 2020 01:38:20 GMT)
3.8

10 km
(96 km)169 km east of Managua, Nicaragua MoreMap
Tue, 19 May 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-05-19 02:19:25 (19 May 2020 08:19:25 GMT)
3.4

10 km
Maderas (61 km)13 km south of Acoyapa, Departamento de Chontales, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sun, 5 Jan 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
04 de enero del 2020 10:42 pm (5 Jan 2020 04:42:00 GMT)
4.7

15 km
(38 km)76 km east of Managua, Nicaragua MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 9.6 x 1011 joules (266 megawatt hours, equivalent to 229 tons of TNT) More info

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