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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Costa Rica on Friday, 17 August 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Costa Rica on Friday, 17 August 2018

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Costa Rica on Friday, 17 August 2018
Aug 17 23:30: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Date & time: Fri, 17 Aug 23:22:23 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.66°N / 83.2°W
Nearest volcano: Baru (74 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 17 Aug
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 6.0 / 40 km COSTA RICA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 5.7 / 20 km10 km al Oeste de Chacarita, Buenos Aires.[Map]RSN
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 5.8 / 44.3 kmCosta Rica[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 6.1 / 15 km- 14km N of Golfito, Costa Rica[Map]USGS
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 6.2 / 34.8 kmCosta Rica[Map]INGV

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Punta Mala (60.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was sitting in a chair inside a building and felt two short tremors that felt like a heavy truck passing by. Other people in the building felt it too and we immediately identified it as an eartquake. It was my first earthquake ever!
Arenal area . (259.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Licht shaking of the building, sitting outside ~ 20 der, 3 waves
(148.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tejar, Cartago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dnta Corcovado Lodge (32.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): For 20 secs or so the ground shook - the animals and reptiles fell quiet as the lodge we were in shook considerably - no damage, then the rainforest returned to normal - aftershock about 160 mins later and a further stronger one a day later
Volcan Panama / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Playa hermosa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San jose / MMI III (Weak shaking): We thought there was a ghost in our hostel shaking the bed (we are really not use to earthquake)!
Ojochal, CR / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(202.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I sitting outside and feltmy chairmoving side to side. The trees shook too. (via app)
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking): Soft shaking
Puerto Viejo (120.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
drake bay / MMI VI (Strong shaking): buildings shaking for about 20 seconds
Samana Dominican Republic (1898.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting at table my shelf with dishes rattled for a for a few seconds. Definitely an earthquake. Thought it was here in the D.R. but can find no record so I figured it must have been the one from Costa Rico? It was about that same time.
Los Algarrobos, Dolerá, Chiriquí muy fuerte (86.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
(52.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Costa Rica Spanish Institute Quepos (134.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(168.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): varias oscilaciones unos 10 seg.
La Garita, Alajuela (203.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): laying down, shakes for a while not certain, then knew, before I got to door, hard and moderate then stopped. It was 6.0 but felt the 4.9 aftershock later did not go out.
san jose / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Puerto jiminez (17.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Escazú, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
La Fortuna / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bocas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(82.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Drake Bay (55.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): It was a hard shaking that lasted at least 30 seconds.
Monteverde / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Uvita / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nuevo Arenal / MMI IV (Light shaking): Gentle side to side movement.
Hereida (181.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting at dining room table and felt light shaking, the ceiling fans and glass wear rattled.
(181.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
San Isidro De Grecia (201.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 40 seconds of a soft sway
Paso Ancho, Panama / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
(70.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Jaco / MMI IV (Light shaking): I experienced a long lasting (about 45 seconds) wobbling shake. The monitors on my desk shifted a bit. It felt kind of like being on a boat in lightly choppy waters. My hanging lights swayed a bit.
Carate (34.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Very strong jolt and shaking. Lost all our vino, some glasses, etc. Minor secondary shake. Rock walls dislodged.
Monteverde, Costa Rica / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Boquete / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ojochal / MMI III (Weak shaking): In hammock by pool. Mild shake and water ripple.
Corcovado / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(175.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Los Suenos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Los Suenos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San José / MMI IV (Light shaking)
David chiriqui (83.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Alajuela / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Puerto Armuelles, Panama (57.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Window blinds and clothes in closet swaying. Unsteady to walk.
San Jose (173.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
on hill north of Ojochal de Osa, Puntarenas (70 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Noticed aftershock. Ripples on pool parallel to north wall. No apparent damage. Local weather light rain (heavier earlier). sunset on enveloping cloud surreal Light initial shaking for part of a minute, then intensified for a while, then stopped. Aftershock was brief and not as intense.
Zarcero / MMI IV (Light shaking): Laying on the couch and it was a rolling ride. Enough shaking to make the rocking chair rock on its own. Lasted 15-20 seconds.
Barbacoas de Puriscal, SJ / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Puntarenas - Garabito - Jacp / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Linda Vista de Coto Brus (31.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Many new cracks in the walls. Some broken glasses.
Escazu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Terraba indigenous territory (46.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We all felt it. I was in bed and ran outside where others had gathered. We had to hold flat screen tv from falling off table.
San Jose / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
heredia / MMI IV (Light shaking): fue muy fuerte pero rápidamente pasó
(177.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Boquete, Chiriquí province, Panama (82.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Slight aftershock at 052 EST (via app)
Golfito / MMI V (Moderate shaking): No damage to wooden houses, glasses fell, trees shook
Uvita (83.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San Jose (166.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mariott San Jose (182.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Puerto Viejo / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt more like rocking back and forth
San José / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(92.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Puerto Viejo de Limon , Costa Rica (121.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Rock and roll for long duration
(87.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Escazu / MMI III (Weak shaking): Just felt a circular motion, nothing around me moved out of place.
(213.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(59.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Scared and ran out of house.
Jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking): Was laying on the couch face facing up in a one floor apartment. The house shook for a few seconds.
(173.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(186 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(88.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Palo Verde San Isidro de El Guarco, Cartago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Isla san cristobal bocas del toro panama / MMI IV (Light shaking): 1 item feel from shelf, lasted 20-30 seconds
San José, Hotel Presidents bar (171.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The floor of the bar went a little fluid. Everyone looked up and at each other and the waiter motioned for people to stay calm. It was over within a few seconds.
Perez zeledon / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Isidro de Heredia / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking, sideways, rocking movements, Cabin, wooden 1 story, horses laid down lasted about 20-30 seconds
San Ramon (213.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shook me on the couch (via app)
sortova panama (60.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): rolling, dogs alarmed.
Escazú / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(66 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Two shakes, an initial 10 seconds, a slight pause, and then a 2nd shaking another 10 seconds that was a little harder the 2nd time. Sound waves continued the entire time.
San Jose, St Ana / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Was a short warm up then full quake
(176.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Parrita (149.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Quepos (136.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Josecito / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Escazú, costa rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Piedras Blancas / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(178.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
San Jose / MMI III (Weak shaking)
alajuela / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ciudad Cortés / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(173.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Jose (168.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Long low undulating waves for approx 7 seconds
Carate costa ricA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Heredia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Vito Coto Brus / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strongest I’ve felt here in the 7 years we’ve lived in the area. Things fell off shelves and some furniture did move.
La Fortuna / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(115.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(180.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ojochal, Osa Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Golfito / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
(82 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed was shaking. Walls and floor moving. Rattling heard
Playa Cocles talamanca Puerto viejo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San José, escazu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pavas, San Jose, Costa Roca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alfombra, Costa Rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Long quake in duration.
(69.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Escazu, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was on the 7th floor of a condo building, felt building shake like as if in a rocking chair
(160.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(134.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it 10 15 seconds Isla Damas
SJO Airport (185.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San José / MMI IV (Light shaking)
coronado de osa (67.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
San Jose / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Volcan ,David,Chiriqui, Panama (63.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(179.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Parque los Sauces, San Francisco de Dos Rios, San / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Puerto Viejo / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking - house we are in really swayed
Uvita / MMI IV (Light shaking): Though first quake we have experienced
(120.2 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(200.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt on volcano Poas (via app)
Bocas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Osa Mountain Village / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(169.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): moderate shaking lasted 10 15 seconds Isla Danas
Birri de Heredia / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Escaleras, Dominical / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(52.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
San Jose Real Intercontinental / MMI IV (Light shaking): Staying at the Real Intercontinental. Did not last long but could feel and see the building shake and move for about 20 seconds.
(179.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ojochal Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking): Quite short - less than 10 seconds
Dominical, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(186.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(191.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
ATENAS, ALAJUELA / MMI IV (Light shaking): Longer than usual rolling motion, moderate but a bit scary
(133.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): On vacation here in Manuel Antonio, the earthquake didn’t seem to large, but we’re from California, so earthquakes aren’t a very big deal for us.
San José Escazú (175.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(165.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(184.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
mercedes norte heredia (180.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): was sitting on the bed. felt a light shaking in a wave sort of motion. only lasted a short time.
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt a light shaking
Jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(188.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Platanillo (96.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Dominical, Costa Rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking): started small and grew slowly for about 30 seconds or so
jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(279.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(176.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(286.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San José, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Changuinola (118.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
La unión concepción tres rios / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(186.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(168.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Surrey / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ipis Guadalupe / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(200 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(167.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
San Carlos (Panama) (349 km E from epicenter)(no details): On 21st floor of condo, felt a back and forth swaying here in San Carlos Panama. (via EMSC)
Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (56 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Shook for a long time. No damage. (via EMSC)
Jacó (Costa Rica) (192 km NW from epicenter)(no details): At a restaurant and the lights were swinging (via EMSC)
(Costa Rica) (183 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Not too much strong. (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (173 km NW from epicenter)(no details): A fair shake in central San Jose, not so severe. (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (171 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte temblor en Golfito, Costa Rica (via EMSC)
Savegre (Costa Rica) (117 km NW from epicenter)(no details): On central coast of Costa Rica. Shook for a good 30 seconds. Pool got waves. (via EMSC)
David (Panama) (84 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió por aproximadamente 20 segundos (via EMSC)
San Pablo Viejo (Panama) (76 km E from epicenter)(no details): Algo fuerte (via EMSC)
Volcán (Panama) (59 km E from epicenter)(no details): Stay moving for a while felt strong shuck up the house strong (via EMSC)
Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (55 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte, se sintió por 30s al menos. (via EMSC)
Golfito (Costa Rica) (9 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte, desde el puro epicentro (via EMSC)
Panamá (Panama) (404 km E from epicenter)(no details): Increíblemente lo sentí en Parque Lefevre en Panamá (via EMSC)
San Miguelito (Panama) (403 km E from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió en Ciudad de Panamá (via EMSC)
Coronado (Panama) (361 km E from epicenter)(no details): Juste une légère ondulation (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (174 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Strong shaking (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (173 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve en la ciudad capital, San José, Rohrmoser (via EMSC)
Esterillos Este (Costa Rica) (168 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted for about 10 seconds (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (167 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Como gelatina ups! (via EMSC)
Quepos (Costa Rica) (136 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shook for at least 7 seconds. Monkeys went crazy for 10 minutes (via EMSC)
Bocas del Toro Province (Panama) (124 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt the sofa move for about 10 seconds. (via EMSC)
Savegre (Costa Rica) (108 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Near Dominical, pretty strong shaking for 10-15 sec. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 17 Aug 23:49 UTCM 4.9 / 33 km - [info] (65 km) COSTA RICA
[Map]
EMSC
(177.4 km NW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Uvita (78.3 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very mild (via app)
San José / MMI III (Weak shaking)
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Fri, 17 Aug 23:55 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info] (75 km)7 km al Sur de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
Aguijitas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sat, 18 Aug (22 earthquakes)
Sat, 18 Aug 00:25 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info] (77 km)7 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
San Jose / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Golfito / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sat, 18 Aug 01:18 UTCM 3.5 / 17 km - [info] (81 km)9 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
[Map]
RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 01:31 UTCM 3.4 / 19 km - [info] (79 km)9 km al Suroeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
Playa San Josecito / MMI IV (Light shaking): My cabin in Palmeras lodge was shaking. Other people in the lodge felt it too and came out of their cabins. It was one day after the M6.1 quake, so we assumed it was an aftershock and did not fear a tsunami because the hypocenter was probably in continental crust.
(11.3 km SE from epicenter) / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
San José, Costa Rica / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Sat, 18 Aug 02:19 UTCM 3.1 / 23 km - [info] (76 km)12 km al Sur de Golfito, Puntarenas.[Map]RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 02:53 UTCM 4.0 / 22 km - [info] (78 km)8 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.[Map]RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 03:05 UTCM 4.3 / 15 km - [info] (78 km)11 km al Sur de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 03:44 UTCM 3.6 / 18 km - [info] (77 km)7 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 04:49 UTCM 3.6 / 22 km - [info] (78 km)8 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 05:19 UTCM 3.2 / 18 km - [info] (81 km)8 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 05:22 UTCM 3.6 / 15 km - [info] (76 km)10 km al Sur de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 05:50 UTCM 4.0 / 14 km - [info] (80 km)10 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
[Map]
RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 07:55 UTCM 3.7 / 12 km - [info] (77 km)9 km al Suroeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.[Map]RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 08:24 UTCM 3.9 / 14 km - [info] (78 km)9 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.[Map]RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 17:18 UTCM 3.9 / 14 km - [info] (79 km)11 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 17:51 UTCM 3.1 / 18 km - [info] (39 km) PANAMA-COSTA RICA BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Caisan / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sat, 18 Aug 18:09 UTCM 3.7 / 13 km - [info] (80 km)10 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
[Map]
RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 18:13 UTCM 3.6 / 3 km - [info] (71 km)3 km al Oeste de Pavon, Golfito.
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RSN
(53.1 km NE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(69.6 km E from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): 10 second shake, but ground is "humming" still although sound waves are gone. (via app)
Sat, 18 Aug 18:17 UTCM 4.2 / 23 km - [info] (34 km) PANAMA-COSTA RICA BORDER REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 18 Aug 18:28 UTCM 4.2 / 24 km - [info] (92 km) PANAMA-COSTA RICA BORDER REGION
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EMSC
(91.4 km N from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(86 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Sat, 18 Aug 18:58 UTCM 3.3 / 18 km - [info] (75 km)5 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
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RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 19:14 UTCM 3.7 / 24 km - [info] (35 km)7 km al Este de Sabalito, Coto Brus.
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RSN
Sat, 18 Aug 20:04 UTCM 4.4 / 3 km - [info] (127 km)52 km al Suroeste de Dominical, Osa.
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RSN
San Jose / MMI III (Weak shaking): My mom and I both felt our beds shake for about 5 or more seconds. We also heard the building creaking (the third floor of the hotel intercontinental). We’re not sure which quake/aftershock it was but it was definitely some sort of earthquake.
Sun, 19 Aug (8 earthquakes)
Sun, 19 Aug 00:18 UTCM 3.8 / 15 km - [info] (79 km)10 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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RSN
Sun, 19 Aug 01:52 UTCM 3.3 / 19 km - [info] (76 km)10 km al Sur de Golfito, Puntarenas.
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RSN
(54.9 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(54.9 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Volcan Panama / MMI IV (Light shaking)
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Sun, 19 Aug 02:20 UTCM 5.3 / 18 km - [info] (78 km)7 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
[Map]
RSN
Puriscal, Santiago, Costa Rica (186.1 km NW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Escaleras, Dominical / MMI II (Very weak shaking): While lying down felt light rocking.
Boca Chica, Panama (76.3 km ESE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo (Costa Rica) (176 km NW from epicenter)(no details): La maison à bouger légèrement (via EMSC)
(Costa Rica) (63 km NW from epicenter)(no details): We felt the shaking, seemed to last about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Golfito (Costa Rica) (9 km S from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte pero corto (via EMSC)
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Sun, 19 Aug 05:52 UTCM 3.3 / 20 km - [info] (80 km)10 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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Sun, 19 Aug 06:17 UTCM 4.2 / 23 km - [info] (34 km)7 km al Este de Sabalito, Coto Brus.[Map]RSN
Sun, 19 Aug 06:28 UTCM 4.2 / 24 km - [info] (92 km)13 km al Este de Punta Burica, Panama.[Map]RSN
Sun, 19 Aug 08:17 UTCM 3.1 / 3 km - [info] (111 km)32 km al Sur de Jaco, Garabito.
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Sun, 19 Aug 08:41 UTCM 3.5 / 17 km - [info] (78 km)9 km al Suroeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
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Mon, 20 Aug (7 earthquakes)
Mon, 20 Aug 02:02 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info] (79 km)12 km al Oeste de Pavon, Golfito.
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Mon, 20 Aug 02:26 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (79 km) COSTA RICA
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San José / not felt
Mon, 20 Aug 09:46 UTCM 2.8 / 18 km - [info]Baru (29 km) - Chiriquí Province, Panamá14 km al Este de Sabalito, Coto Brus.
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Mon, 20 Aug 10:50 UTCM 3.1 / 34 km - [info] (64 km)8 km al Norte de Pavon, Golfito.
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Mon, 20 Aug 11:22 UTCM 3.1 / 20 km - [info] (79 km)9 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
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Mon, 20 Aug 13:25 UTCM 2.7 / 22 km - [info] (80 km)10 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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Mon, 20 Aug 14:04 UTCM 3.4 / 19 km - [info] (75 km)9 km al Sur de Golfito, Puntarenas.
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Tue, 21 Aug
Tue, 21 Aug 03:42 UTCM 4.8 / 17 km - [info] (80 km)10 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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(161.9 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
San Vito, Costa Rica (39.2 km NE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tue, 21 Aug 03:46 UTCM 3.4 / 18 km - [info] (80 km)9 km al Noreste de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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Manuel Antonio / MMI IV (Light shaking)
dominical / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Tue, 21 Aug 09:03 UTCM 3.3 / 17 km - [info] (82 km)8 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.[Map]RSN
Tue, 21 Aug 09:34 UTCM 4.7 / 18 km - [info] (89 km)19 km al Sur de Quepos.
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Tulemar resort (15.7 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(15.7 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(48.8 km E from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
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Tue, 21 Aug 13:53 UTCM 3.3 / 15 km - [info] (60 km)15 km al Este de Puerto Armuelles, Panama.[Map]RSN
Wed, 22 Aug (6 earthquakes)
Wed, 22 Aug 04:12 UTCM 3.4 / 14 km - [info] (33 km)12 km al Noreste de Paso Canoas, Corredores.
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Wed, 22 Aug 04:22 UTCM 3.8 / 15 km - [info] (80 km)11 km al Este de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito.
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Wed, 22 Aug 10:08 UTCM 3.6 / 3 km - [info] (114 km)43 km al Sur de Savegre, Quepos.
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Wed, 22 Aug 10:29 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (63 km)Costa Rica
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GFZ
Golfito / MMI IV (Light shaking): It woke me up and the shaking could also be heard.
Piedras Blancas NP / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Golfito / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Wed, 22 Aug 11:33 UTCM 3.8 / 18 km - [info] (79 km)8 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
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(20.3 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Wed, 22 Aug 21:17 UTCM 3.8 / 21 km - [info] (77 km)7 km al Oeste de Golfito, Puntarenas.
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