Earthquakes near San Cristobal volcano during April 2021

Updated 19 Jun 2021 12:32 GMT -
During Apr 2021, San Cristobal volcano was shaken by 4 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 14 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 7 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 3.8 quake 49 km northeast of Chinandega, Nicaragua, 2021-04-24 14:18:08
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (25 quakes):
Date and timeMag
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Fri, 30 Apr 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2021-04-29 22:55:10 (30 Apr 2021 04:55:10 GMT)
1.7

12 km
25 km (16 mi)32 km north of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-29 22:55:08 (30 Apr 2021 04:55:08 GMT)
1.7

40 km
0.7 km (0.4 mi)17 km northeast of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Wed, 28 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-04-28 04:11:11 (28 Apr 2021 10:11:11 GMT)
2.2

10 km
5.7 km (3.5 mi)22 km northeast of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sun, 25 Apr 2021 (GMT) (8 earthquakes)
2021-04-25 14:26:17 (25 Apr 2021 20:26:17 GMT)
2.6

10 km
15 km (9.3 mi)11 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-25 07:22:40 (25 Apr 2021 13:22:40 GMT)
2.1

11 km
15 km (9.3 mi)10.7 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-25 05:32:55 (25 Apr 2021 11:32:55 GMT)
3.5

9 km
14 km (8.7 mi)12 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-25 04:45:07 (25 Apr 2021 10:45:07 GMT)
2.6

8 km
14 km (8.7 mi)13 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-24 22:54:08 (25 Apr 2021 04:54:08 GMT)
2.2

7 km
15 km (9.3 mi)13 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-24 22:51:31 (25 Apr 2021 04:51:31 GMT)
1.8

8 km
14 km (8.7 mi)13 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-24 20:33:45 (25 Apr 2021 02:33:45 GMT)
1.9

7 km
8.4 km (5.2 mi)24 km east of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-24 20:33:45 (25 Apr 2021 02:33:45 GMT)
2.0

8 km
7.8 km (4.8 mi)23 km east of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sat, 24 Apr 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
24 Apr 2021 21:32:14 GMT
3.3

7 km
14 km (8.7 mi)12 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua 2 reportsMoreMap
2021-04-24 14:18:08 (24 Apr 2021 20:18:08 GMT)
3.8

10 km
34 km (21 mi)49 km northeast of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-24 09:57:17 (24 Apr 2021 15:57:17 GMT)
2.0

23 km
22 km (14 mi)21 km north of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Thu, 22 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-04-22 04:28:31 (22 Apr 2021 10:28:31 GMT)
2.2

7 km
16 km (9.9 mi)9.6 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Wed, 21 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-04-21 03:29:04 (21 Apr 2021 09:29:04 GMT)
2.0

5 km
42 km (26 mi)17 km east of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Tue, 20 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-04-19 20:42:31 (20 Apr 2021 02:42:31 GMT)
1.7

9 km
39 km (24 mi)23 km northeast of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sat, 17 Apr 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2021-04-17 10:32:09 (17 Apr 2021 16:32:09 GMT)
1.9

6 km
48 km (30 mi)12 km north of La Paz Centro, Departamento de Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-04-17 02:15:51 (17 Apr 2021 08:15:51 GMT)
2.5

8 km
13 km (8.1 mi)11 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-04-13 20:48:32 (14 Apr 2021 02:48:32 GMT)
2.5

166 km
25 km (16 mi)12 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Apr 2021 13:08:35 GMT
3.3

10 km
2.6 km (1.6 mi)16 km northeast of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Mon, 12 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-04-12 16:01:59 (12 Apr 2021 22:01:59 GMT)
2.2

6 km
3.9 km (2.4 mi)19 km east of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-04-09 20:04:27 (10 Apr 2021 02:04:27 GMT)
1.6

5 km
22 km (14 mi)20 km north of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Thu, 8 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
8 Apr 2021 7:54 am (GMT -6) (8 Apr 2021 13:54:38 GMT)
2.0

7 km
43 km (27 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 14 km south of Corinto, Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 2 Apr 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2 Apr 2021 11:03 am (GMT -6) (2 Apr 2021 17:03:26 GMT)
2.8

95 km
42 km (26 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 15 km south of Corinto, Nicaragua MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.8 x 1010 joules (16.1 megawatt hours, equivalent to 13.8 tons of TNT) More info

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