Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - 10 Km Al Este De Cobano, Puntarenas., Costa Rica, on 14 de octubre del 2020 3:12 am
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 14 km depth
14 Oct 13:22 UTC: First to report: RSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 14 de octubre del 2020 3:12 am
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.688°N / 85.018°W (Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.688°S / 94.982°E
Nearest volcano: Arenal (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Paquera (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SE of Nicoya (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) WSW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) S of Canas (Cañas) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) WSW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WSW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) WSW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|2.9||14 km||10 Km Al Este De Cobano, Puntarenas., Costa Rica||RSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.