Earthquakes near San Cristobal volcano during May 2021

Updated 31 Jul 2021 23:12 GMT -
During May 2021, San Cristobal volcano was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 2 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 9 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 6 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 4.4 quake 18 km southeast of Leon, Nicaragua, 28 May 8:35 am (GMT -6)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (19 quakes):
Date and timeMag
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Sun, 30 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-30 00:49:57 (30 May 2021 06:49:57 GMT)
1.5

5 km
21 km (13 mi)20 km north of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sat, 29 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2021-05-29 10:37:02 (29 May 2021 16:37:02 GMT)
2.1

32 km
16 km (9.9 mi)24 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-05-29 03:29:39 (29 May 2021 09:29:39 GMT)
2.1

28 km
34 km (21 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 18 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 28 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
28 May 8:35 am (GMT -6) (28 May 2021 14:35:31 GMT)
4.4

130 km
50 km (31 mi)18 km southeast of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Tue, 25 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-25 16:04:25 (25 May 2021 22:04:25 GMT)
3.0

15 km
31 km (19 mi)29 km north of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sat, 22 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21 May 10:13 pm (GMT -6) (22 May 2021 04:13:44 GMT)
4.2

156 km
36 km (22 mi)25 km northwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 21 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-21 08:56:33 (21 May 2021 14:56:33 GMT)
1.9

7 km
5.8 km (3.6 mi)16 km northeast of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Thu, 20 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
2021-05-20 16:32:07 (20 May 2021 22:32:07 GMT)
1.8

9 km
42 km (26 mi)22 km east of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-05-20 03:18:32 (20 May 2021 09:18:32 GMT)
2.1

57 km
31 km (19 mi)18 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-05-20 03:18:31 (20 May 2021 09:18:31 GMT)
2.2

25 km
49 km (30 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 23 km west of Corinto, Nicaragua MoreMap
Wed, 19 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
19 May 2021 11:34:28 GMT
2.5

9 km
5.2 km (3.2 mi)21 km northeast of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Mon, 17 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-17 01:57:15 (17 May 2021 07:57:15 GMT)
2.4

108 km
35 km (22 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 20 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sun, 16 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2021-05-16 02:23:59 (16 May 2021 08:23:59 GMT)
1.8

4 km
21 km (13 mi)20 km north of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
2021-05-16 02:23:55 (16 May 2021 08:23:55 GMT)
1.9

27 km
42 km (26 mi)46 km northeast of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 14 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
14 May 2021 10:09:15 GMT
2.8

5 km
34 km (21 mi)17 km northeast of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Thu, 13 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-13 10:57:03 (13 May 2021 16:57:03 GMT)
2.7

7 km
4.7 km (2.9 mi)20 km east of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Wed, 12 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
12 May 2021 08:47:11 GMT
3.5

5 km
23 km (14 mi)7.8 km southwest of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Sat, 8 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-08 00:13:04 (8 May 2021 06:13:04 GMT)
1.6

143 km
36 km (22 mi)17 km southwest of Leon, Nicaragua MoreMap
Fri, 7 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2021-05-07 10:04:50 (7 May 2021 16:04:50 GMT)
2.0

23 km
37 km (23 mi)24 km west of Chinandega, Nicaragua MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.9 x 1011 joules (109 megawatt hours, equivalent to 94 tons of TNT) More info
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