International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis

Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 452582
Event time 2021-05-12 08:47:11 (UTC)
Local time 2021-05-12 14:47:11 - [It was afternoon in the affected area.]
Last update 2021-05-12 08:51:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 3.5
Depth 5 km
Class Minor
Hypocenter Shallow depth
Mercalli scale 1
Possible effects People do not feel any Earth movement.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Continent Central-America
Country Nicaragua
Administration area
Nearest settlement San Isidro
Distance 2 km
Course NNE
Surface type underground quake

Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
Corinto (9.64 km), Puerto Sandino (61.38 km)
Nearest airports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest volcanoes
San Cristobal volcano (23.23 km), Telica volcano (36.04 km), Rota volcano (45.64 km), Negro, Cerro volcano (51.29 km), Pilas, Las volcano (52.98 km), Malpaisillo volcano (61.87 km), Cosiguina volcano (62.93 km), Momotombo volcano (70.42 km)
Quick Analysis