Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 80 km southwest of Nicoya, Costa Rica, on 09 de abril del 2021 9:22 pm -
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 15 km depth
10 Apr 03:52 UTC: First to report: RSN after 30 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Apr 2021 03:22:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 09 de abril del 2021 9:22 pm
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.62°N / 85.943°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Rincón de la Vieja (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Samara (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SW of Hojancha (pop: 1,820) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SW of Nicoya (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) SSW of Santa Cruz (pop: 12,300) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSW of Liberia (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WSW of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of Canas (Cañas) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) WSW of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) WSW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (128 mi) W of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||15 km||54 Km Al Oeste De Samara, Nicoya., Costa Rica||RSN|
|3.1||15 km||OFF COAST OF COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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