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Light magnitude 4.3 quake hits 89 km west of Santa Cruz, Costa Rica around noon

Tue, 24 Nov 2020, 19:06
4.3 quake 24 Nov 12:46 pm (GMT -6)
4.3 quake 24 Nov 12:46 pm (GMT -6)
Just 2 minutes ago, a 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck near Belén, Costa Rica. The tremor was recorded around noon on Tuesday 24 November 2020 at 12.46 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 18 km below the surface.
The event was filed by RSN, the first seismological agency to report it.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Belén (pop. 2,700) located 89 km from the epicenter, and Santa Cruz (pop. 12,300) 89 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you’re in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: Tue, 24 Nov 18:46 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.348°N / 86.397°W
Primary data source: RSN

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