Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 4 Km Al Este De Toro Amarillo, Valv. Vega., Costa Rica, on 15 de octubre del 2020 1:53 am -
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 83 km depth
15 Oct 13:18 UTC: First to report: RSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 15 de octubre del 2020 1:53 am
Depth: 83.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.22°N / 84.267°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Poas (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Río Segundo (Valverde Vega) (pop: 9,850)
14 km (9 mi) ENE of Zarcero (pop: 3,560)
14 km (9 mi) NNE of San Juan (Grecia) (pop: 7,730)
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Sabanilla (Alajuela) (pop: 1,020)
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Quesada (Barrio San Martín) (pop: 27,300)
27 km (17 mi) NE of San Ramón (pop: 10,800)
29 km (18 mi) NNW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900)
38 km (23 mi) NNW of San José (pop: 335,000)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 2.7||83 km||4 Km Al Este De Toro Amarillo, Valv. Vega., Costa Rica||RSN|
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