Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - 8.5 km southwest of San Vito, Coto Brus, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on 02 de marzo del 2021 1:06 am -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 32 km depth
2 Mar 14:24 UTC: First to report: RSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 2 Mar 2021 07:06:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 02 de marzo del 2021 1:06 am
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.789°N / 83.041°W (Coto Brus, Puntarenas, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Baru (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WSW of San Vito (Puntarenas) (pop: 3,980) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NNW of Corredor (Ciudad Neily, Puntarenas) (pop: 7,080) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) W of Rio Sereno (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of Golfito (Puntarenas) (pop: 6,780) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NW of Canoas (Puntarenas) (pop: 4,570) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SE of Buenos Aires (Puntarenas) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WNW of La Concepcion (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SE of San Isidro (San José) (pop: 34,900) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SE of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) ESE of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.9||32 km||8 Km Al Oeste De San Vito, Coto Brus., 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.