Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Tilaran, Provincia de Guanacaste, 42 km north of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on Wednesday, 10 Feb 2021 10:29 am (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 6 km depth
10 Feb 14:28 UTC: First to report: RSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 10 Feb 2021 10:29:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 10 Feb 2021 10:29 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.35°N / 84.856°W (Tilaran, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Arenal (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NE of Juntas (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,740) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Tilaran (Tilarán, Guanacaste) (pop: 7,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNW of Chacarita (Puntarenas) (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo, Puntarenas) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Quesada (Barrio San Martín, Alajuela) (pop: 27,300) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ESE of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WNW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WNW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||6 km||5 Km Al Noroeste De Monte Verde, Puntarenas., Costa Rica||RSN|
User reports for this quake
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