Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Panama-costa Rica Border Region on Saturday, 5 September 2020
5 Sep 00:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 38 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.27°N / 82.98°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Baru (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of San Bartolo Límite (pop: 100)
3 km (2 mi) SW of Cabecera de San Bartolo (pop: 100)
9 km (6 mi) NW of Guanábano (pop: 100)
63 km (39 mi) SW of David (pop: 82,000)
191 km (119 mi) S of Limón (pop: 63,100)
200 km (124 mi) SE of Paraíso (pop: 39,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 5 Sep 00:00 UTC||M 3.4 / 17 km||Panama-costa Rica Border Region||EMSC|
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