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M6.6 earthquake - 5km NNE of Hojancha, Costa Rica, Wednesday, 24 October 2012 at 00:45 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - 13km ENE of Hojancha, Costa Rica on Wednesday, 24 October 2012

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - 13km ENE of Hojancha, Costa Rica on Wednesday, 24 October 2012
Date & time: Wed, 24 Oct 00:45:34 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 23 Oct 2012 18:45 (America/Costa_Rica)
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 20.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.1211°N / 85.3137°W
Nearest volcano: Tenorio (76 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 24 Oct (6 earthquakes)
Wed, 24 Oct 00:45 UTCM 5.5 / 60 km COSTA RICA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 24 Oct 00:45 UTCM 6.3 / 15 km Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Wed, 24 Oct 00:45 UTCM 6.4 / 22 kmCosta Rica[Map]GFZ
Wed, 24 Oct 00:45 UTCM 6.4 / 20 km COSTA RICA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 24 Oct 00:45 UTCM 6.5 / 20 kmCosta Rica[Map]GeoAu
Wed, 24 Oct 00:45 UTCM 6.6 / 13 kmCosta Rica, Central America[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Boca de Sábalos, Nicaragua / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Jagged, jerking motion, loud noise in house structure.
malpais, costa rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
palmares, aljuela, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking): The dog did not seem to notice. We were watching a movie and could feel the couch begin to sway. Nothing like the quake last month.
arenal / MMI IV (Light shaking)
arenal / MMI IV (Light shaking)
arenal / MMI IV (Light shaking)
arenal / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Managua, Nicaragua / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Long period wave felt.
(Costa Rica) (143 km E from epicenter)(no details): Some objects fell to the floor. Felt dizzy and could not exit the house. Power loss near epicenter. Complete cellphone loss throughout the country. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 24 Oct 01:55 UTCM 4.5 / 11.1 km - [info] (87 km)9km W of Hojancha, Costa Rica
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 26 Oct
Fri, 26 Oct 13:52 UTCM 3.3 / 15 km - [info] (41 km)1 km al Noreste de SAN LUCAS de Dota de San Jos[Map]OVSICORI
Fri, 26 Oct 13:52 UTCM 2.8 / 15 km - [info] (54 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 26 Oct 21:01 UTCM 3.2 / 9 km - [info] (136 km)27 km al Suroeste de BAJO ESCONDIDO de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Fri, 26 Oct 23:38 UTCM 2.6 / 3 km - [info] (100 km)23 km al Suroeste de PUERTO ESCONDIDO de Garabito de Puntarenas[Map]OVSICORI
Sat, 27 Oct
Sat, 27 Oct 02:36 UTCM 3.7 / 6.6 km - [info] (129 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
Sat, 27 Oct 03:03 UTCM 2.6 / 300 km - [info] (109 km)27 km al Suroeste de PUNTA JUDAS de Parrita de Puntarenas
[Map]
OVSICORI
Sun, 28 Oct
Sun, 28 Oct 10:58 UTCM 3.0 / 30 km - [info] (81 km)1 km al Noreste de SAN LUIS DE BOCANA de P[Map]OVSICORI
Sun, 28 Oct 13:19 UTCM 3.1 / 5 km - [info] (79 km)1 km al Sureste de SALINAS de Santa Cruz de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Sun, 28 Oct 15:04 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km - [info] (104 km)1 km al Suroeste de PUERTO CARRILLO de Hojancha de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Sun, 28 Oct 15:08 UTCM 2.8 / 9 km - [info] (116 km)11 km al Suroeste de CANGREJAL de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Sun, 28 Oct 17:52 UTCM 2.6 / 14 km - [info] (139 km)34 km al Suroeste de GARZA de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Mon, 29 Oct
Mon, 29 Oct 13:25 UTCM 3.7 / 5 km - [info] (110 km)17 km al Suroeste de MANZANILLO de Santa Cruz de Guanacaste
[Map]
OVSICORI
Mon, 29 Oct 14:35 UTCM 2.7 / 2 km - [info] (69 km)5 km al Suroeste de PLAYA GRANDE de Carrillo de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Mon, 29 Oct 15:00 UTCM 2.9 / 21 km - [info] (77 km)1 km al Sureste de PLAYA HERRADURA de Garabito de Puntarenas[Map]OVSICORI
Tue, 30 Oct
Tue, 30 Oct 02:18 UTCM 2.8 / 23 km - [info] (91 km)10 km al Suroeste de CAMBUTAL de Osa de Puntarenas[Map]OVSICORI
Tue, 30 Oct 04:45 UTCM 3.3 / 32 km - [info] (125 km)20 km al Suroeste de GARZA de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Tue, 30 Oct 05:10 UTCM 3.5 / 9 km - [info] (98 km)1 km al Noreste de BUENOS AIRES de Nicoya de Guanacaste
[Map]
OVSICORI
Tue, 30 Oct 11:42 UTCM 2.7 / 18 km - [info] (91 km)1 km al Noroeste de RIO ZAPOTAL de Hojancha de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Wed, 31 Oct
Wed, 31 Oct 03:00 UTCM 2.9 / 13 km - [info]Irazu (20 km)En las cercanias de PERLAS de Cartago de Cartago[Map]OVSICORI
Wed, 31 Oct 08:45 UTCM 4.1 / 1 km - [info] (155 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
La Sabana Sur, Costa Rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Wed, 31 Oct 08:46 UTCM 3.3 / 15 km - [info] (109 km)3 km al Suroeste de BARCO QUEBRADO de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Thu, 1 Nov
Thu, 1 Nov 23:20 UTCM 3.3 / 44.7 km - [info] (43 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Fri, 2 Nov
Fri, 2 Nov 13:50 UTCM 2.7 / 11 km - [info] (95 km)En las cercanias de MAQUENCO de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Fri, 2 Nov 13:51 UTCM 2.7 / 22 km - [info] (71 km)En las cercanias de GUAITIL de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Sun, 4 Nov
Sun, 4 Nov 01:58 UTCM 3.0 / 5 km - [info] (86 km)En las cercanias de CAIMITALITO de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Sun, 4 Nov 09:42 UTCM 3.4 / 8.2 km - [info] (146 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Mon, 5 Nov
Mon, 5 Nov 11:33 UTCM 3.2 / 7 km - [info] (107 km)1 km al Sur de BARCO QUEBRADO de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Mon, 5 Nov 14:07 UTCM 2.8 / 5 km - [info] (41 km)1 km al Sureste de HDA.TABOGA de Ca[Map]OVSICORI
Tue, 6 Nov
Tue, 6 Nov 05:58 UTCM 2.8 / 16 km - [info] (40 km)En las cercanias de TIGRA (FATIMA) de Sarapiqu[Map]OVSICORI
Tue, 6 Nov 12:24 UTCM 2.9 / 21 km - [info] (134 km)52 km al Suroeste de PUNTA JUDAS de Parrita de Puntarenas[Map]OVSICORI
Wed, 7 Nov
Wed, 7 Nov 00:25 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km - [info] (87 km)1 km al Oeste de ICACAL de Santa Cruz de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Wed, 7 Nov 09:52 UTCM 2.9 / 20 km - [info] (104 km)En las cercanias de PUERTO CARRILLO de Hojancha de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Wed, 7 Nov 16:37 UTCM 4.3 / 5 km - [info] (58 km)1 km al Sureste de MATAPALO de Carrillo de Guanacaste
[Map]
OVSICORI
Thu, 8 Nov
Thu, 8 Nov 02:00 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km - [info] (69 km)1 km al Suroeste de ALTO ESPAVEL de Turrubares de San Jos[Map]OVSICORI
Thu, 8 Nov 02:48 UTCM 3.2 / 18 km - [info] (109 km)7 km al Suroeste de SANTA TERESA de Puntarenas de Puntarenas[Map]OVSICORI
Thu, 8 Nov 16:55 UTCM 3.2 / 13 km - [info] (107 km)1 km al Este de MALPAIS de Puntarenas de Puntarenas[Map]OVSICORI
Thu, 8 Nov 18:26 UTCM 3.0 / 3 km - [info] (133 km)51 km al Suroeste de PUNTA JUDAS de Parrita de Puntarenas[Map]OVSICORI
Thu, 8 Nov 22:14 UTCM 2.9 / 16 km - [info] (53 km)3 km al Sur de FINCA BIRMANIA de Liberia de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Sat, 10 Nov
Sat, 10 Nov 23:11 UTCM 3.1 / 10 km - [info] (132 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sun, 11 Nov
Sun, 11 Nov 00:18 UTCM 3.5 / 1.8 km - [info] (126 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sun, 11 Nov 15:19 UTCM 2.8 / 18 km - [info] (42 km)2 km al Noreste de SAN GERARDO de Pococ[Map]OVSICORI
Sun, 11 Nov 23:47 UTCM 3.2 / 5 km - [info] (145 km)37 km al Suroeste de BAJO ESCONDIDO de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Mon, 12 Nov
Mon, 12 Nov 08:45 UTCM 4.5 / 30.2 km - [info] (44 km)5km NW of Tejar, Costa Rica
[Map]
USGS
San Jose, CR / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mon, 12 Nov 15:33 UTCM 2.6 / 15 km - [info] (144 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Mon, 12 Nov 20:01 UTCM 3.4 / 1.1 km - [info] (132 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Tue, 13 Nov
Tue, 13 Nov 00:12 UTCM 3.1 / 3 km - [info] (69 km)2 km al Norte de NAMBI de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI
Tue, 13 Nov 00:12 UTCM 4.2 / 39.6 km - [info] (57 km)6km SE of Belen, Costa Rica
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 13 Nov 08:28 UTCM 4.2 / 15 km - [info] (128 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
Tue, 13 Nov 08:28 UTCM 3.1 / 5 km - [info] (73 km)1 km al Noroeste de SAN MARTIN de Nicoya de Guanacaste[Map]OVSICORI

 

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