Magnitude 6.6 - NEAR THE COAST OF NICARAGUA

2005 July 02 02:16:44 UTC

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location11.198°N, 86.411°W
Depth27 km (16.8 miles) set by location program
RegionNEAR THE COAST OF NICARAGUA
Distances
70 km (40 miles) WSW of Rivas, Nicaragua
95 km (60 miles) SSW of Granada, Nicaragua
100 km (60 miles) S of MANAGUA, Nicaragua
1635 km (1020 miles) ESE of MEXICO CITY, D.F., Mexico
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 4.8 km (3.0 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=246, Nph=246, Dmin=145.7 km, Rmss=1.11 sec, Gp= 22°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=Q
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusaaad
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Felt Reports

Felt (IV) at Managua and San Juan del Sur. Also felt (IV) at Curridabat and San Pedro; (III) at Escazu, Costa Rica. Felt (II) at San Salvador, El Salvador. Felt in much of Costa Rica and Nicaragua.

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