Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 19 km south of Cañas, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on 06 de octubre del 2020 2:28 am -
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 33 km depth
6 Oct 14:46 UTC: First to report: RSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 06 de octubre del 2020 2:28 am
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.266°N / 85.14°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Tenorio (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Cañas (pop: 20,300)
20 km (12 mi) W of Juntas (pop: 4,740)
29 km (18 mi) SW of Tilarán (pop: 7,300)
36 km (23 mi) ENE of Nicoya (pop: 15,300)
46 km (29 mi) NW of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700)
52 km (33 mi) SE of Liberia (pop: 45,400)
115 km (71 mi) WNW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900)
121 km (75 mi) WNW of San José (pop: 335,000)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.7||33 km||9 Km Al Norte De Colorado, Abangares., Costa Rica||RSN|
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