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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Costa Rica on Tuesday, 21 January 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 5.4 quake: Costa Rica on Tue, 21 Jan 09h33, which had occurred 1 hour 52 minutes earlier.
Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Costa Rica on Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Date & time: Tuesday, 21 January 2020 11:25 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.19°N / 83.94°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Irazu (88 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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
Tue, 21 Jan 2020
Tue, 21 Jan 11:25 UTCM 5.0 / 18 kmCosta RicaEMSC
Tue, 21 Jan 11:25 UTCM 5.7 / 19 km39 km al Suroeste de Dominical, Osa. (Costa Rica)RSN
Tue, 21 Jan 11:25 UTCM 5.0 / 17.8 km41km SSE of Quepos, Costa RicaUSGS
Tue, 21 Jan 11:25 UTCM 4.9 / 9.1 kmCosta RicaGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
(30.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): side-to-side motion. only lasted about 5-6 seconds.
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(84.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): In bed very calm shaking of bed
(104 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Hotel Del Paseo San Jose / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Wake me up again, 4th floor.
Quepos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
La Bonita De Rivas San Isirdo de General / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was short but I thought it was an aftershock
Tinamaste (21.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Bed shook for a few seconds. Woke me. (via app)
Arbol de Cas centro cultura / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking): My wife suggested moderate shaking. It woke us up by the bed shaking. We are in a modern concrete hotel. Heard no creaking. Nothing fell off counters.
(23.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(13.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Uvita / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(88.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up to bead shaking and windows rattling (via app)
Pavas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
El Salto / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Jose, hotel authentico / MMI III (Weak shaking): Cool experience as we don't have it often in cabada
(11.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed moving
Jacó, Costa Rica / MMI III (Weak shaking): Swaying doors & bed.
San Jose / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Light shaking 10-15 seconds
(89.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): one strong jolt and a couple seconds of light shaking. very short.
Dominical / MMI IV (Light shaking)
UvitA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
usopo / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(89.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Platanillo (16.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed shaking again. Time to get up....... (via app)
(92.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
San Juan (Costa Rica) (102 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Heredia Santa Bárbara leve me mecía duro bastante. (via EMSC)
Rio Segundo (Costa Rica) (100 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ein sanftes Rütteln. In Alajuela. (via EMSC)
Asuncion (Costa Rica) (98 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shook the bed and fue it’s briefly in 2 “waves” (via EMSC)
Ciudad Colon (Costa Rica) (91 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My bed shook enough to wake me up. (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (91 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bed shook enough to wake me from my dream (via EMSC)
Granadilla (Costa Rica) (91 km N from epicenter)(no details): Bed moved a bit like a hammock (via EMSC)

 

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