Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 51 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on 30 de marzo del 2021 2:27 am -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 20 km depth
30 Mar 15:42 UTC: First to report: RSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 30 Mar 2021 08:27:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 30 de marzo del 2021 2:27 am
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.518°N / 84.79°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Poas (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) S of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) S of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SW of San Francisco de Heredia (Heredia) (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||20 km||21 Km Al Oeste De Jaco, Garabito., Costa Rica||RSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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