Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Desamparados, 21 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on 10 de abril del 2021 12:09 pm -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
11 Apr 06:14 UTC: First to report: RSN after 5 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Apr 2021 06:09:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 10 de abril del 2021 12:09 pm
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.749°N / 84.033°W (Desamparados, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Irazu (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Pacayas (Cartago) (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Aserri (San José) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of San Miguel (San José) (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SW of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Curridabat (San José) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of San Felipe (San José) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of San Pedro (San José) (pop: 27,500) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SSE of San Francisco de Heredia (Heredia) (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) WSW of Limon (Limón) (pop: 63,100) --> 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||6 km||3 Km Al Este De Frailes, Desamparados., Costa Rica||RSN|
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