Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 12 Km Al Este De Varablanca, Heredia., Costa Rica, on 24 de septiembre del 2020 10:19 pm -
Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 87 km depth
25 Sep 16:38 UTC: First to report: RSN after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 24 de septiembre del 2020 10:19 pm
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.15°N / 84.053°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Barva (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NE of Santo Domingo (Santa Bárbara) (pop: 5,750)
19 km (12 mi) NNE of San Francisco (pop: 55,900)
24 km (15 mi) N of San José (pop: 335,000)
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Río Segundo (Valverde Vega) (pop: 9,850)
28 km (17 mi) NNW of Tres Rios (pop: 10,400)
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Guapiles (Pococí) (pop: 19,100)
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Paraiso (pop: 39,700)
113 km (70 mi) W of Puerto Limon (pop: 63,100)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||87 km||12 Km Al Este De Varablanca, Heredia., Costa Rica||RSN|
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