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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 15 km al Norte de Parrita, Puntarenas. (Costa Rica) on Monday, 13 May 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 15 km al Norte de Parrita, Puntarenas. (Costa Rica) on Monday, 13 May 2019
Date & time: Monday, 13 May 2019 01:01 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 12 de mayo del 2019 7:01 pm
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.65°N / 84.334°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Barva (60 km)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 13 May 2019
Mon, 13 May 01:01 UTCM 4.5 / 45 kmCosta RicaEMSC
Mon, 13 May 01:01 UTCM 4.5 / 29.8 km11km NW of Parrita, Costa RicaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Hermosa Beach (28.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(57.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
quepos / MMI IV (Light shaking): quepos, short duration but with a punch, our dog jumped out of bed to see what was up.
(36.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
San Carlos / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very Mild shaking
El Castillo Costa Rica / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(14.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking for about 10-15 seconds.
Heredia centro (45.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Primero uno y despues otro...de 10 segundos duración en total. (via app)
Grecia (46.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Light shaking few seconds (via app)
Esterillos Oeste (22.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Slow roller (via app)
(35.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt a couple wave like movements. Lasted about 15 seconds.
San Ramon / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking inside the house. Hanging lights swung a little bit.
jaco / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Manuel Antonio (37.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Strong jolt felt in restaurant, very brief, lights swayed for a short while afterwards
Manoel Antonio (34.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt an earthquake for about 3-4 seconds
Manuel Antonio (34.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We were very frightened and ran outside of our hotel barefoot....the shaking lasted about 5 seconds
San Isidro de Grecia (53.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): House shook hard once & then shook slightly one more time. (via app)
Puriscal Costa Rica (20.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We felt one strong jolt followed by lighter shaking. We are in Puriscal, Costa Rica.
Jaco CR (1.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cachi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(53.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Monteverde / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(45.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Hermosa Beach (28.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Carmen, Escazu (34.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(29.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Rumble then 4-5 seconds light shaking. No damage. (via app)
Playon Sure de Parrita, Puntarenas / MMI IV (Light shaking): This quake seemed to last longer than the one experienced this afternoon.
Sabana, San José Costa Rica (39.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Temblor ligero de pocos segundos de duración. (via app)
San Rafael de Alajuela (37.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The room vibrated. (via app)
(43.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Escaleras (73.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
San Bada hotel, Manuel Antonio park / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Hotel rocking for 5 seconds
(32.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santa Ana, home / MMI IV (Light shaking): More like a sharp hit followed by some after shaking
Palo Verde, San Isidro de El Guarco, Cartago (45.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderado (via app)
(40.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(52.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(52 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shook the chair (via app)
Cartago (50.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Retumbo antes del temblor (via app)
Portalon, Costa Rica (45.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Escazu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(39.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(44 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): House & Windows shook for several seconds - not as long as today's earlier quake. (via app)
Jacó (32.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Very fast bump with slight shaking after.
Quepos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
los reyes, la guacima / MMI IV (Light shaking): windows were shaking and cups were movien
Heredia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(46.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
San Antonio de Escazú / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Igual q el de la una, en Panamá
Uvita (84.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(47.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(43.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Dulce Nombre de Jesus (Costa Rica) (45 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte pero corto (via EMSC)
Pavas (Costa Rica) (34 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Moderate movement (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte y corto. No hay daños (via EMSC)

 

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