Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 90 km southwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on 2021-05-22 02:13:30 -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 3 km depth
22 May 08:21 UTC: First to report: INETER after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-22 02:13:30
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.344°N / 84.652°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Poas (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) S of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSE of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Aserri (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SW of San Francisco de Heredia (Heredia) (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SW of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||3 km||30 Km Al Sur De Jacó, Costa Rica||INETER|
|3.5||18 km||Costa Rica: 23 Km Al Sur De Jaco, Garabito.||RSN|
|3.5||18 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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