Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bagaces, 24 km east of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on 23 de febrero del 2021 10:44 pm -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 4 km depth
24 Feb 14:02 UTC: First to report: RSN after 9 hours.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2021 04:44:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 23 de febrero del 2021 10:44 pm
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.701°N / 85.225°W (Bagaces, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Miravalles (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NW of Fortuna (Guanacaste) (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) N of Bagaces (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,110) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SSW of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNW of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NW of Tilaran (Tilarán, Guanacaste) (pop: 7,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) WNW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) SE of Managua (Nicaragua) (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||4 km||1 Km Al Sur De Mogote, Bagaces., Costa Rica||RSN|
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