Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, 19 km west of Puerto Armuelles, Panama, on 23 de febrero del 2021 1:30 am -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 21 km depth
23 Feb 13:36 UTC: First to report: RSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 07:30:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 23 de febrero del 2021 1:30 am
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.258°N / 83.033°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Baru (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) W of Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Finca Blanco (Panama) (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Canoas (pop: 4,570) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Divala (Panama) (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Golfito (pop: 6,780) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Corredor (Ciudad Neily) (pop: 7,080) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) WSW of La Concepcion (Panama) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of San Vito (pop: 3,980) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) W of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Panama) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) SSE of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
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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|2.8||21 km||13 Km Al Oeste De Puerto Armuelles, Panama., Costa Rica||RSN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.