Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Acosta, 17 km southwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on 25 de mayo del 2021 6:12 am -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 8 km depth
25 May 13:22 UTC: First to report: RSN after 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 25 de mayo del 2021 6:12 am
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.802°N / 84.167°W (Acosta, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Barva (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) WNW of San Ignacio (San José) (pop: 3,070) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NE of Tejar (Acosta, San José) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SW of Aserri (San José) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ESE of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal, San José) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of San Miguel (San José) (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of San Francisco de Heredia (Heredia) (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WSW of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) W of Limon (Limón) (pop: 63,100) --> 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||8 km||Costa Rica: 0 Km Al Noroeste De San Ignacio, Acosta.||RSN|
|3.0||8 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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