M7.6 earthquake - 10km NE of Hojancha, Costa Rica, Wednesday, 5 September 2012 at 14:42 (GMT)
Update Wed 05 Sep 16:07A massive magnitude 7.6 earthquake has hit western mainland Costa Rica at about 100 km west of the capital San José.
A tsunami warning has been issued and was later removed.
So far, there are no reports of fatalities, but there are people injured and some damage in the epicenter area.
Major mag. 7.6 earthquake - 12km ESE of Hojancha, Costa Rica on Wednesday, 5 September 2012Date & time: Wed, 5 Sep 14:42:07 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 5 Sep 2012|
|Wed, 5 Sep 14:42 UTC||M 7.6 / 35 km||Costa Rica||GFZ|
|Wed, 5 Sep 14:42 UTC||M 7.6 / 40 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
|Wed, 5 Sep 14:42 UTC||M 7.7 / 15 km||Nicaragua||INETER|
|Wed, 5 Sep 14:42 UTC||M 7.6 / 40 km||Off the Coast of Costa Rica||GeoAu|