Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, 76 km southwest of David, Panama, on Friday, Jan 29, 2021 10:03 am (GMT -5) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.7 quake North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, 72 km southwest of David, Panama, Jan 29, 2021 7:14 am (GMT -6), which had occurred 1 hour and 49 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, 76 km southwest of David, Panama, on Friday, Jan 29, 2021 10:03 am (GMT -5)

Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 3 km depth

29 Jan 15:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
29 Jan 15:27: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.8. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 3.0 km (from 3.1 to 1.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 19 km (12 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: Jan 29, 2021 15:03:30 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 29, 2021 10:03 am (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.97°N / 82.94°W (North Pacific Ocean, Provincia de Chiriqui, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 7.97°S / 97.06°E
Nearest volcano: Baru (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Burica (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Puerto Armuelles (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) S of Canoas (Puntarenas) (pop: 4,570) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SSW of Concepcion (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSE of Golfito (Puntarenas) (pop: 6,780) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) S of Corredor (Ciudad Neily, Puntarenas) (pop: 7,080) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of David (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) S of San Vito (Puntarenas) (pop: 3,980) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) SSE of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 32°C (90 F), humidity: 35%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from NE
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.83 kmSOUTH OF PANAMA, Costa RicaEMSC
4.75 km23 Km Al Suroeste De Laurel, Costa RicaINETER
4.83 km10 Km Al Suroeste De Punta Burica, Panama., Costa RicaRSN

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Puerto Armuelles, Barú District, Chiriquí (33.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : I was out walking and didn't feel it (reported through our app)  
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