Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 17 Km Al Oeste De Jaco, Garabito., Costa Rica, on 05 de octubre del 2020 7:56 pm -

Mag. 3.3 earthquake  - 17 Km Al Oeste De Jaco, Garabito., Costa Rica, on 05 de octubre del 2020 7:56 pm

Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 23 km depth

6 Oct 02:16 UTC: First to report: RSN after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Oct 2020 01:56:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 05 de octubre del 2020 7:56 pm
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.657°N / 84.779°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Platanar (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) S of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700)
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600)
44 km (27 mi) SW of Desamparados (San Mateo) (pop: 14,400)
49 km (30 mi) S of Miramar (pop: 6,540)
57 km (35 mi) WSW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400)
61 km (38 mi) W of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400)
82 km (51 mi) WSW of San José (pop: 335,000)
195 km (121 mi) W of Puerto Limon (pop: 63,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 25.4°C (78 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.323 km17 Km Al Oeste De Jaco, Garabito., Costa RicaRSN
M 3.323 km36 Km S of Puntarenas, Costa RicaEMSC

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Milton,ga / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Slight shaking felt upstairs on second floor approximately 1 minute
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