A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 138 km SW of Corinto, Nicaragua (86 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000aerg. Event ids that are associated: us7000aerg. The temblor was detected at 22:28:01 / 10:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 22:28:01 / June 29, 2020 @ 10:28 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -87.8948° West, 11.4467° North.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 138 km SW of Corinto, Nicaragua. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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