Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 2 Km Al Sur De Cot, Oreamuno., on 11 de diciembre del 2018 6:31 pm
Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 5 km depth
12 Dec 00:44 UTC: First to report: RSN after 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 11 de diciembre del 2018 6:31 pm
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.876°N / 83.88°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Irazu (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSW of Cot (pop: 6,780)
9 km (6 mi) NNW of Orosí (Paraíso) (pop: 4,350)
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Capellades (pop: 993)
12 km (8 mi) ENE of Tobosi (El Guarco) (pop: 4,060)
17 km (11 mi) W of Tucurrique (pop: 2,700)
18 km (11 mi) SE of Ipis (Goicoechea) (pop: 26,700)
23 km (14 mi) ESE of San José (pop: 335,000)
93 km (58 mi) W of Limón (pop: 63,100)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.4||5 km||2 km al Sur de Cot, Oreamuno.||RSN|
|M 3.4||5 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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