Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 59 Km Al Sur De Samara, Nicoya., Costa Rica, on 30 de septiembre del 2020 7:22 am -

Mag. 3.4 earthquake  - 59 Km Al Sur De Samara, Nicoya., Costa Rica, on 30 de septiembre del 2020 7:22 am

Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 30 km depth

30 Sep 14:12 UTC: First to report: RSN after 51 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Sep 2020 01:22:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 30 de septiembre del 2020 7:22 am
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.424°N / 85.808°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Miravalles (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Sámara (Nicoya) (pop: 1,070)
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Hojancha (pop: 1,820)
90 km (56 mi) SSW of Nicoya (pop: 15,300)
95 km (59 mi) SW of Nandayure (pop: 1,650)
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Santa Cruz (pop: 12,300)
123 km (76 mi) WSW of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700)
195 km (121 mi) WSW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900)
197 km (123 mi) WSW of San José (pop: 335,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 27.1°C (81 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.430 km59 Km Al Sur De Samara, Nicoya., Costa RicaRSN
M 3.430 kmOff Coast Of Costa RicaEMSC

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Playa Negra, Los Pargos / Light shaking (MMI IV) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) : I was half asleep but woken up slightly by a rolling feeling, not violent or vibrating but fluid feeling.
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