Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 24 km north of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on 2021-05-25 17:56:09 -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 33 km depth
26 May 00:00 UTC: First to report: INETER after 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-25 17:56:09
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.85°N / 85.455°W (Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Rincón de la Vieja (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) N of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of La Cruz (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Fortuna (Guanacaste) (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNW of Bagaces (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,110) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NW of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) N of Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SSE of Managua (Nicaragua) (pop: 973,100) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WNW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) NW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||33 km||24 Km Al Norte De Liberia, Costa Rica||INETER|
|4.2||3 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.