Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 68 Km Al Noreste De Puerto Limón, Costa Rica, on 2020-10-09 23:27:20 -

Mag. 3.1 earthquake  - 68 Km Al Noreste De Puerto Limón, Costa Rica, on 2020-10-09 23:27:20

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Oct 06:00 UTC: First to report: INETER after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Oct 2020 05:27:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-09 23:27:20
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.331°N / 82.523°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Turrialba (141 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) NE of Puerto Limon (pop: 63,100)
90 km (56 mi) N of Sixaola (pop: 1,820)
111 km (69 mi) ENE of Siquirres (pop: 18,200)
120 km (74 mi) E of Pocora (pop: 5,250)
136 km (84 mi) ENE of Turrialba (pop: 29,000)
139 km (86 mi) E of Guapiles (Pococí) (pop: 19,100)
157 km (97 mi) ENE of Paraiso (pop: 39,700)
176 km (110 mi) ENE of San José (pop: 335,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 28.4°C (83 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from E
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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M 3.110 km68 Km Al Noreste De Puerto Limón, Costa RicaINETER

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