6.5 magnitude earthquake 16 km from Carlos Fonseca Amador, Managua, Nicaragua

1970-08-12 09:24:16 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, August 12, 1970 09:24 AM
Your time: 1970-08-12T09:24:16Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Not reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1970-08-12 09:24:16 UTC at 09:24
August 12, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.892, -86.63
16.2 km from Carlos Fonseca Amador (10.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Nicaragua

Depth: 60 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1970-08-12 10:24:28 UTC at 10:24
August 12, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 12.022, -86.683
19.2 km from Carlos Fonseca Amador (12.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Nicaragua

Depth: 60 km