Latest quakes near Arenal volcano in the past 30 days - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 16, 2022 07:49 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 30 days:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 5 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 11 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 1 quake below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 30 days, Arenal volcano was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.0, 5 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 11 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.6 | Provincia de Alajuela, 31 km E of Canas, Costa Rica -

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.0 | Provincia de Alajuela, 27 km NE of Canas, Costa Rica -

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (18 quakes):
Date and timeMag
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Friday, August 12, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 12, 2022 7:55 am (GMT -6) (Aug 12, 2022 13:55 GMT)
2.6

10 km
17 km (10.6 mi)Provincia de Alajuela, 31 km east of Canas, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
Thursday, August 11, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Aug 11, 2022 10:32 am (GMT -6) (Aug 11, 2022 16:32 GMT)
2.7

55 km
55 km (34 mi)36 km north of Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
Aug 10, 2022 6:49 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 11, 2022 00:49 GMT)
2.8

2 km
29 km (18 mi)Provincia de Alajuela, 27 km northeast of Canas, Costa Rica
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Aug 10, 2022 6:49 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 11, 2022 00:49 GMT)
4.0

4 km
30 km (19 mi)Provincia de Alajuela, 27 km northeast of Canas, Costa Rica
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 9, 2022 5:38 am (GMT -6) (Aug 9, 2022 11:38 GMT)
2.3

38 km
80 km (50 mi)Provincia de Heredia, 27 km north of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Thursday, August 4, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 3, 2022 9:19 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 4, 2022 03:19 GMT)
2.0

99 km
27 km (17 mi)18 km southwest of Ciudad Quesada, San Carlos, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 3, 2022 12:45 pm (GMT -6) (Aug 3, 2022 18:45 GMT)
3.0

15 km
153 km (95 mi)Caribbean Sea, 35 km northeast of Siquirres, Provincia de Limon, Costa Rica MoreMap
Aug 3, 2022 12:45 am (GMT -6) (Aug 3, 2022 06:45 GMT)
3.0

15 km
153 km (95 mi)Caribbean Sea, 35 km northeast of Siquirres, Provincia de Limon, Costa Rica MoreMap
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 2, 2022 1:37 am (GMT -6) (Aug 2, 2022 07:37 GMT)
1.7

36 km
27 km (17 mi)Provincia de Alajuela, 29 km northeast of Canas, Costa Rica MoreMap
Thursday, July 28, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Jul 28, 2022 11:22 am (GMT -6) (Jul 28, 2022 17:22 GMT)
2.4

7 km
90 km (56 mi)Provincia de Limon, 32 km northeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Jul 28, 2022 11:22 am (GMT -6) (Jul 28, 2022 17:22 GMT)
3.3

6 km
90 km (56 mi)Provincia de Heredia, 33 km northeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Wednesday, July 27, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Jul 27, 2022 11:44 am (GMT -6) (Jul 27, 2022 17:44 GMT)
2.3

6 km
90 km (56 mi)Provincia de Limon, 32 km northeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Jul 27, 2022 10:04 am (GMT -6) (Jul 27, 2022 16:04 GMT)
2.3

9 km
88 km (55 mi)29 km northeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Saturday, July 23, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 23, 2022 8:44 am (GMT -6) (Jul 23, 2022 14:44 GMT)
3.1

6 km
89 km (55 mi)Provincia de Limon, 31 km northeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
Friday, July 22, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Jul 22, 2022 5:13 am (GMT -6) (Jul 22, 2022 11:13 GMT)
2.5

55 km
50 km (31 mi)16 km southeast of Ciudad Quesada, San Carlos, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
Jul 21, 2022 10:11 pm (GMT -6) (Jul 22, 2022 04:11 GMT)
2.5

62 km
67 km (42 mi)Provincia de Heredia, 44 km north of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Thursday, July 21, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 20, 2022 10:18 pm (GMT -6) (Jul 21, 2022 04:18 GMT)
3.2

86 km
8.1 km (5 mi)39 km west of Ciudad Quesada, San Carlos, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
Wednesday, July 20, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 20, 2022 12:30 am (GMT -6) (Jul 20, 2022 06:30 GMT)
2.1

91 km
15 km (9.3 mi)25 km northwest of Ciudad Quesada, San Carlos, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.3 x 1010 joules (23.2 megawatt hours, equivalent to 19.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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