Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bagaces, 29 km southeast of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on 15 de abril del 2021 5:05 pm -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 66 km depth
15 Apr 23:46 UTC: First to report: RSN after 41 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 23:05:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 15 de abril del 2021 5:05 pm
Depth: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.517°N / 85.198°W (Bagaces, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Miravalles (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) E of Bagaces (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,110) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NW of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of Fortuna (Guanacaste) (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Tilaran (Tilarán, Guanacaste) (pop: 7,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Juntas (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,740) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NE of Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) WNW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) WNW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> 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||66 km||7 Km Al Este De Bagaces, Guanacaste., Costa Rica||RSN|
|3.0||66 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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