Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 17 km northeast of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on 02 de febrero del 2021 10:25 pm -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
3 Feb 12:58 UTC: First to report: RSN after 9 hours.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2021 04:25:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 02 de febrero del 2021 10:25 pm
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.766°N / 85.355°W (Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Rincón de la Vieja (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) NNE of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WNW of Fortuna (Guanacaste) (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Bagaces (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,110) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Upala (Alajuela) (pop: 4,190) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SE of La Cruz (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NW of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) N of Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WNW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) WNW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||5 km||14 Km Al Este De Canas Dulces, Liberia., Costa Rica||RSN|
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