Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 78 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on 12 de abril del 2021 2:20 am -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 29 km depth
12 Apr 14:28 UTC: First to report: RSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 12 Apr 2021 08:20:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 12 de abril del 2021 2:20 am
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.243°N / 84.203°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Irazu (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Quepos (pop: 7,810) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) S of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) WSW of San Isidro (pop: 34,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) SSW of San Miguel (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SSW of Paraiso (pop: 39,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) S of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) S of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) S of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) WSW of Limon (pop: 63,100) --> 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||29 km||21 Km Al Sur De Quepos., 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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