Latest earthquakes near North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua today

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List of latest earthquakes near North Caribbean Coast.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 29, 2023 02:14AM
(Managua)
M 3.4 297 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 28, 2023 04:45AM
(Managua)
M 2.5 252 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 27, 2023 01:59PM
(Managua)
M 2.5 267 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 27, 2023 09:04AM
(Managua)
M 2.8 253 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 25, 2023 05:16PM
(Managua)
M 2.6 297 km SSW
from Siuna
Nov 24, 2023 06:45AM
(Managua)
M 3.0 254 km S
from Puerto Cabezas
Nov 22, 2023 03:08PM
(Managua)
M 3.3 284 km S
from Puerto Cabezas
Nov 20, 2023 04:24PM
(Managua)
M 2.9 276 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 17, 2023 01:51PM
(Managua)
M 3.6 277 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 12, 2023 06:32AM
(Managua)
M 2.6 123 km WSW
from Siuna
Nov 11, 2023 04:18PM
(Managua)
M 3.2 297 km WSW
from Siuna
Nov 10, 2023 11:30PM
(Managua)
M 2.8 261 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 10, 2023 01:25AM
(Managua)
M 2.7 122 km WSW
from Siuna
Nov 9, 2023 11:07PM
(Managua)
M 2.6 289 km SSW
from Siuna
Nov 6, 2023 12:00PM
(Managua)
M 2.5 243 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 6, 2023 07:36AM
(Managua)
M 2.8 279 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 5, 2023 09:39AM
(Managua)
M 2.8 286 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 4, 2023 08:18PM
(Managua)
M 3.1 285 km WSW
from Siuna
Nov 4, 2023 01:24AM
(Managua)
M 2.5 277 km WSW
from Siuna
Nov 1, 2023 09:36AM
(Managua)
M 3.6 298 km SW
from Siuna
Nov 1, 2023 06:00AM
(Managua)
M 2.7 276 km SW
from Siuna
Oct 31, 2023 03:17AM
(Managua)
M 3.7 179 km WSW
from Siuna
Oct 30, 2023 09:36PM
(Managua)
M 2.9 273 km SSW
from Siuna
Oct 30, 2023 09:44AM
(Managua)
M 2.6 260 km WSW
from Siuna
Oct 30, 2023 09:06AM
(Managua)
M 2.6 137 km WNW
from Siuna

Map of Latest Earthquakes near North Caribbean Coast

Recent North Caribbean Coast Earthquake News

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North Caribbean Coast Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
27 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.4
Nov 29, 2023 02:14

Average

A total of 275 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 27 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near North Caribbean Coast roughly every 13 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near North Caribbean Coast in 2018. A total of 50 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of North Caribbean Coast that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of North Caribbean Coast with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of North Caribbean Coast in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near North Caribbean Coast during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near North Caribbean Coast (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 246 89.45%
Mag. 5 25 9.09%
Mag. 6 4 1.45%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near North Caribbean Coast

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.6
On Apr 11, 2014 14:29.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.2
On Mar 28, 1921 02:04.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near North Caribbean Coast occurred on Apr 11, 2014 14:29 local time (America/Managua timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.6 and struck 261 kilometers (162 mi) south-southwest of Siuna, at a depth of 135 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near North Caribbean Coast in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.2 earthquake struck on Mar 28, 1921 02:04, 292 kilometers (181 mi) south-southwest of Siuna. It is the strongest earthquake near North Caribbean Coast in the past 123 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from North Caribbean Coast.

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List of strongest earthquakes near North Caribbean Coast.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 11, 2014 02:29PM
(Managua)
M 6.6 261 km SSW
from Siuna
Apr 10, 2014 05:27PM
(Managua)
M 6.1 228 km SW
from Siuna
Jun 9, 2016 09:25PM
(Managua)
M 6.1 257 km WSW
from Siuna
Nov 24, 2018 09:40PM
(Managua)
M 6.0 266 km ESE
from Puerto Cabezas
Nov 25, 2018 02:56PM
(Managua)
M 5.7 271 km ESE
from Puerto Cabezas
Sep 14, 2016 11:57PM
(Managua)
M 5.7 248 km SW
from Siuna
Jan 3, 2020 09:28AM
(Managua)
M 5.5 276 km SW
from Siuna
Sep 28, 2016 10:48AM
(Managua)
M 5.5 237 km SW
from Siuna
Sep 12, 2018 12:29AM
(Managua)
M 5.4 277 km SW
from Siuna
Jul 12, 2020 04:38PM
(Managua)
M 5.4 256 km SW
from Siuna

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near North Caribbean Coast

Earthquakes by city in North Caribbean Coast

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near North Caribbean Coast.

When was the last earthquake in North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua?

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit near North Caribbean Coast on the night of November 29, 2023 at 02:14 local time (America/Managua). The center of this earthquake was located 297km southwest of Siuna at a depth of 68km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua?

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit near North Caribbean Coast on the night of March 28, 1921 at 02:04 local time (America/Managua). The center of this earthquake was located 292km west-southwest of Siuna at a depth of 65km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near North Caribbean Coast since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near North Caribbean Coast, Nicaragua?

In the past 10 years, 275 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from North Caribbean Coast. This averages to 28 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 13 days.