Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 4 Km Al Noroeste De Laurel, Corredores. (Costa Rica) on Saturday, 5 October 2019
5 Oct 14:16 UTC: First to report: RSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 05 de octubre del 2019 3:54 am
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.473°N / 82.936°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Baru (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NW of Finca Sigua (pop: 300)
6 km (4 mi) NW of Finca Balsa (pop: 500)
7 km (4 mi) N of El Coco (pop: 200)
56 km (35 mi) W of David (pop: 82,000)
169 km (105 mi) S of Limón (pop: 63,100)
183 km (114 mi) SE of Paraíso (pop: 39,700)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|05 de octubre del 2019 3:54 am (5 Oct 09:54:00 UTC)||M 4.6 / 10 km||4 Km Al Noroeste De Laurel, Corredores. (Costa Rica)||RSN|
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