Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7.9 km northwest of San Isidro, Costa Rica, on 24 de mayo del 2021 12:49 am -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 30 km depth
24 May 18:52 UTC: First to report: RSN after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 24 de mayo del 2021 12:49 am
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.432°N / 83.727°W↗ (Pérez Zeledon, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.432°S / 96.273°E↗
Nearest volcano: Irazu (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NNW of San Isidro (San José) (pop: 34,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NNW of Daniel Flores (San José) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NW of Mercedes (Pérez Zeledón, San José) (pop: 5,470) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Paraiso (Cartago) (pop: 39,700) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SE of San Miguel (San José) (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SE of Aserri (San José) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Curridabat (San José) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SE of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) SSE of San Vicente (San José) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Puerto Limon (Limón) (pop: 63,100) --> 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||30 km||Costa Rica: 7 Km Al Norte De San Isidro De El General.||RSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.