Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 12 Km Al Norte De Golfito, Puntarenas. (Costa Rica) on Sunday, 13 October 2019
13 Oct 05:44 UTC: First to report: RSN after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 12 de octubre del 2019 10:36 pm
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.735°N / 83.126°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Baru (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) N of Golfito (pop: 6,800)
20 km (12 mi) SW of San Vito (pop: 4,000)
22 km (14 mi) NW of Corredor (pop: 7,100)
84 km (52 mi) NW of David (pop: 82,000)
140 km (87 mi) S of Limón (pop: 63,100)
170 km (105 mi) SE of San José (pop: 335,000)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|12 de octubre del 2019 10:36 pm (13 Oct 04:36:00 UTC)||M 4.1 / 31 km||12 Km Al Norte De Golfito, Puntarenas. (Costa Rica)||RSN|
|Sun, 13 Oct 04:36 UTC||M 4.1 / 31 km||Costa Rica||EMSC|
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