Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Tilaran, 24 km northeast of Canas, Cañas, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on 14 de abril del 2021 6:33 am -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 8 km depth
14 Apr 14:24 UTC: First to report: RSN after 1 hour and 51 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Apr 2021 12:33:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 14 de abril del 2021 6:33 am
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.596°N / 84.953°W (Tilaran, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Tenorio (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) N of Tilaran (Tilarán, Guanacaste) (pop: 7,300) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Bijagua (Alajuela) (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSE of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) E of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WNW of Ciudad Quesada (Barrio San Martín, Alajuela) (pop: 27,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNW of Chacarita (Puntarenas) (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||8 km||9 Km Al Este De Tierras Morenas, Tilaran., Costa Rica||RSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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