Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Oreamuno, Provincia de Cartago, 32 km northeast of San Jose, Costa Rica, on 23 de mayo del 2021 2:20 am -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 4 km depth
23 May 13:46 UTC: First to report: RSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 23 de mayo del 2021 2:20 am
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.067°N / 83.829°W↗ (Oreamuno, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 10.067°S / 96.171°E↗
Nearest volcano: Turrialba (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Jiménez (Limón) (pop: 985) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Guapiles (Pococí, Limón) (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) ENE of Ipis (San José) (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Turrialba (Cartago) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNE of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) N of Paraiso (Cartago) (pop: 39,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ENE of San Vicente (San José) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ENE of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) W of Puerto Limon (Limón) (pop: 63,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||4 km||Costa Rica: 15 Km Al Noroeste De Santa Cruz, Turrialba.||RSN|
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