The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.1 occurred in Nicaragua. The epicenter lies at a depth of 10km and was located 17 km from the nearest settlement.
- 17.0 km (10.6 mi) E of Puerto Morazan, Nicaragua
- 25.0 km (15.5 mi) NE of El Viejo, Nicaragua
- 25.0 km (15.5 mi) SSW of Somotillo, Nicaragua
- 26.0 km (16.2 mi) NNE of Chinandega, Nicaragua
- 114.0 km (70.8 mi) NW of Managua, Nicaragua