Strong Earthquake Near Coast Of Nicaragua 02-Mar-14 (E140610937)

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Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.4 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-03-02T09:37:56.500Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 12.630°N, 87.636°W
  • Seismic Region: 6 – Central America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 740 – Near Coast Of Nicaragua
  • Earthquake depth: 70.9 km
  • Distances:
    1. 23km (14mi) WSW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua
    2. 51km (31mi) W of El Viejo, Nicaragua
    3. 52km (32mi) WNW of Corinto, Nicaragua
    4. 54km (33mi) W of Chinandega, Nicaragua
    5. 160km (99mi) WNW of Managua, Nicaragua
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000mzef

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer

Regional seismicity from EMSC

E140610937_362708.regional.seismicity(Click the Image for a larger/clearer version)

E140610937_362708.wide.seismicity(Click the Image for a larger/clearer version)

E140610937_362708.regional.seismicity.depth(Click the Image for a larger/clearer version)

E140610937_362708.regional.seismicity.mag(Click the Image for a larger/clearer version)

Regional Moment Tensors

E140610937_362708.EMMA(Click the Image for a larger/clearer version)

Band-pass filtered seismogram
(0.003Hz – 0.01Hz)

NU.CRIN.--.BHZ_20140302093556-20140302094756_dm_autosc_bpf0.003-0.01_w1000_h700(Click the Image for a larger/clearer version)

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One Response to Strong Earthquake Near Coast Of Nicaragua 02-Mar-14 (E140610937)

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