Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 3 Km Al Este De Ujarras, Buenos Aires., Costa Rica, on 22 de octubre del 2020 7:02 am -
Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
22 Oct 15:04 UTC: First to report: RSN after 2 hours and 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 22 de octubre del 2020 7:02 am
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.248°N / 83.27°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Baru (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NE of Buenos Aires (pop: 11,700)
34 km (21 mi) E of Mercedes (Pérez Zeledón) (pop: 5,470)
49 km (30 mi) ESE of San Isidro (pop: 34,900)
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Golfito (pop: 6,780)
86 km (53 mi) SSE of Turrialba (pop: 29,000)
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Puerto Limon (pop: 63,100)
93 km (58 mi) SE of Paraiso (pop: 39,700)
117 km (73 mi) SE of San José (pop: 335,000)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||15 km||3 Km Al Este De Ujarras, Buenos Aires., Costa Rica||RSN|
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