Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 9 Km Al Norte De Santa Cruz, Turrialba., Costa Rica, on 22 de octubre del 2020 1:19 am -
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 3 km depth
22 Oct 14:24 UTC: First to report: RSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 22 de octubre del 2020 1:19 am
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.047°N / 83.752°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Turrialba (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) S of Jiménez (pop: 985)
18 km (11 mi) NNW of Turrialba (pop: 29,000)
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Guácimo (pop: 7,020)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Pocora (pop: 5,250)
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Paraiso (pop: 39,700)
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Siquirres (pop: 18,200)
38 km (24 mi) ENE of San José (pop: 335,000)
79 km (49 mi) W of Puerto Limon (pop: 63,100)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||3 km||9 Km Al Norte De Santa Cruz, Turrialba., Costa Rica||RSN|
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