Strong Earthquake Nicaragua 11-Apr-14 (E141012029)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.6 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-04-11T20:29:15.080Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 11.710°N, 85.963°W
  • Seismic Region: 6 – Central America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 750 – Nicaragua
  • Earthquake depth: 138.6 km
  • Distances:
    1. 11km (6mi) ESE of Nandaime, Nicaragua
    2. 20km (12mi) SSE of Diriomo, Nicaragua
    3. 24km (14mi) S of Granada, Nicaragua
    4. 30km (18mi) ESE of Jinotepe, Nicaragua
    5. 56km (34mi) SSE of Managua, Nicaragua
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000pgsi

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

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One Response to Strong Earthquake Nicaragua 11-Apr-14 (E141012029)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 11 April 2014 | QVS Data

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