Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 42 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on 30 de abril del 2021 3:45 am -
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Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 21 km depth
30 Apr 14:04 UTC: First to report: RSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 30 de abril del 2021 3:45 am
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.605°N / 84.763°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Poas (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) W of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WSW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WSW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of San Francisco de Heredia (Heredia) (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||21 km||15 Km Al Oeste De Jaco, Garabito., Costa Rica||RSN|
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