Important historic earthquakes (until 2013) in Nicaragua

The list of the 50 most recent earthquakes in this country can be found at the bottom of this page.  TSU = Tsunami waves was generated -- VOL = Earthquake from volcanic origin Earthquake-report.com own DAMAGE OVERVIEW LISTS : 2013 – 2014 (based on our experience the most complete damage list … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of December 23 - Nicaragua, Taiwan and Mexico

M 6.2    1972    Depth 7.3 km    Nicaragua - killing 10,000 people 5,000 deaths (different numbers depending on the source and the methods used). One of the world's deadliest earthquakes. Thousands injured. Preliminary estimates indicate approximately $800,000,000 damages in … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of November 22, Yemen, Nicaragua, Egypt - Saudi Arabia

M 4.7    22-11-1991    Depth 10 km    Yemen - killing 11 people Ten people killed, 39 injured, 17 houses destroyed and 87 damaged in western Yemen. Google satellite map of the earthquake area M 5.9    22-11-1993    Depth 112.6 km    Nicaragua - killing 1 person One person … [Read more...]