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Minor earthquake 3.2 mag, 1 km SSW of Ticuantepe, Nicaragua

Earthquake location 12.0137S, -86.2074WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (mg/mb) has struck on Saturday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Ticuantepe in Nicaragua. The temblor was reported at 22:27:38 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 7.01 km (4 miles). Global time of event 10/05/15 / 2015-05-10 04:27:38 / May 10, 2015 @ 4:27 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -86.2074 West, latitude 12.0137 North, depth 7.01 km, unique identifier, us20002ea0.

Close countries, Nicaragua (c. 5 996 000 pop). The epicenter was 14 km (9 miles) from Managua (c. 973 100 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Masaya (c. 130 100 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Tipitapa (c. 127 200 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Granada (c. 89 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Ciudad Sandino (c. 70 000 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ciudad Darío, Boaco, Rivas.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -86.2074° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 12.0137° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.01 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 1km SSW of Ticuantepe, Nicaragua Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-10 04:27:38 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-11 00:03:53 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 9 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 161 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.951 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.73 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 152 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us20002ea0 Id of event.
Event Code 20002ea0 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002ea0, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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