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Magnitude-6.6 earthquake shakes Costa Rica on Friday afternoon, epicenter located in Nicaragua

The Tico Times - April 11, 2014

A strong earthquake shook Costa Rica and Nicaragua on Friday at 2:28 p.m. The U.S. Geological Survey recorded the quake at a magnitude-6.6. The epicenter of the…

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Nicaragua earthquake leaves 1 dead

AFP - April 11, 2014

MANAGUA, Nicaragua – A magnitude-6.2 earthquake that struck Nicaragua on Thursday killed one person, left 33 injured and damaged more than 800 homes, the government said Friday.…

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Earthquakes continue to rock Nicaragua’s Pacific coast

Zachary Dyer - June 17, 2013

Monday morning at 9:12 a.m., a magnitude-5.0 earthquake shook Nicaragua’s Pacific coast, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s website. There were no reports of injuries or damages.…

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Seven temblors jolt Nicaragua over the weekend

AFP - April 1, 2013

MANAGUA, Nicaragua – A magnitude-4.9 earthquake was registered on Sunday in the northwestern region of Nicaragua, but no injuries or damages were reported, according to the Nicaraguan…

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Magnitude-4.4 quake rattles Nicaragua and El Salvador

AFP - January 23, 2013

SAN SALVADOR – A magnitude-4.4 earthquake with an epicenter off the Pacific coast shook both Nicaragua and El Salvador on Wednesday. The quake was recorded at 13:52…

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Magnitude-4.3 temblor shakes Nicaragua’s Pacific coast

AFP - October 29, 2012

MANAGUA – An earthquake measuring magnitude-4.3 on Monday shook the Pacific coast of Nicaragua, without causing injuries or damage, said the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies (INETER).…

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Nicaraguan officials on alert for seismic activity

AFP - September 7, 2012

MANAGUA – The Apoyeque Volcano, located northwest of the capital, was calm Friday, but officials continued monitoring it for volcanic tremors, a release from the Nicaraguan Institute…

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Magnitude-4.3 earthquake shakes Nicaragua

AFP - August 27, 2012

MANAGUA – A quake early Monday in the northwest of Nicaragua did not cause casualties or damage, Nicaragua’s Institute of Territorial Studies reported. The quake was registered…

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3.7 magnitude earthquake hits Nicaragua

Tico Times - August 3, 2012

A magnitute-3.7 earthquake rattled the Pacific coast of Nicaragua at 09:40 local time on Friday. The shake raised the alarm of the population, but there were no…

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Earthquake jolts Nicaragua after election

AFP - November 8, 2011

A moderate 5.9 magnitude earthquake shook Nicaragua and parts of Costa Rica on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of injuries…