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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 41 Km al sur de Playa Madrigal, Costa Rica on Saturday, 11 April 2020

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 41 Km al sur de Playa Madrigal, Costa Rica on Saturday, 11 April 2020
11 Apr 02:21 UTC: First to report: INETER after 4 minutes.
Apr 11 02:28: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 1.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 11 April 2020 02:16 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-10 20:16:56
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.107°N / 83.376°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Tisingal (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SW of San Bartolo Límite (pop: 100)
50 km (31 mi) SW of Cabecera de San Bartolo (pop: 100)
53 km (33 mi) SW of Guanábano (pop: 100)
110 km (68 mi) SW of David (pop: 82,000)
145 km (90 mi) SE of San Isidro (pop: 34,900)
200 km (124 mi) SE of Paraíso (pop: 39,700)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-04-10 20:16:56 (11 Apr 02:16:56 UTC)M 4.0 / 1 km41 Km al sur de Playa Madrigal, Costa RicaINETER
Sat, 11 Apr 02:16 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km Costa RicaEMSC
10 de abril del 2020 8:16 pm (11 Apr 02:16:00 UTC)M 4.2 / 16 km47 km al Sur de Puerto Jimenez, Golfito. (Costa Rica)RSN

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Rhode Island Jamestown / Very weak shaking (MMI II)

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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 41 Km al sur de Playa Madrigal, Costa Rica on Saturday, 11 April 2020

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