Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 2 km al Este de Mogote, Bagaces. (Costa Rica), on 13 de enero del 2020 8:02 am
13 Jan 17:10 UTC: First to report: RSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 13 de enero del 2020 8:02 am
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.707°N / 85.205°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Miravalles (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) N of Fortuna (pop: 1,800)
16 km (10 mi) W of Bijagua (pop: 1,100)
21 km (13 mi) NE of Bagaces (pop: 4,100)
150 km (93 mi) NW of San José (pop: 335,000)
171 km (106 mi) SE of Masaya (pop: 130,100)
195 km (121 mi) SE of Managua (pop: 973,100)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-01-13 14:02:00 UTC|
13 de enero del 2020 8:02 am
|M 3.1 / 5 km||2 km al Este de Mogote, Bagaces. (Costa Rica)||RSN|
|2020-01-13 14:02:30 UTC||M 3.1 / 5 km||Costa Rica||EMSC|
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