Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Tilaran, 26 km northeast of Canas, Cañas, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on 29 de mayo del 2021 12:07 am -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
29 May 18:10 UTC: First to report: RSN after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 29 de mayo del 2021 12:07 am
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.614°N / 84.957°W (Tilaran, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Tenorio (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) N of Tilaran (Tilarán, Guanacaste) (pop: 7,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SE of Bijagua (Alajuela) (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NE of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) E of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WNW of Ciudad Quesada (Barrio San Martín, Alajuela) (pop: 27,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NNW of Chacarita (Puntarenas) (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) NE of Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||10 km||Costa Rica: 9 Km Al Este De Tierras Morenas, Tilaran.||RSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.