Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 74 km southwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on 02 de abril del 2021 2:24 am -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
2 Apr 15:48 UTC: First to report: RSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 2 Apr 2021 08:24:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 02 de abril del 2021 2:24 am
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.557°N / 84.635°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Poas (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) S of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Aserri (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) SW of San Rafael (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WSW of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> 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||9 km||7 Km Al Sur De Jaco, Garabito., Costa Rica||RSN|
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