Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 50 km southwest of San Rafael Abajo, Costa Rica, on 11 de junio del 2021 12:04 pm -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
12 Jun 06:04 UTC: First to report: RSN after 30 seconds.
Local time at epicenter: 11 de junio del 2021 12:04 pm
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.519°N / 84.616°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Poas (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSW of Desamparados (San Mateo) (pop: 14,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SW of Curridabat (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||16 km||Costa Rica: 11 Km Al Sur De Jaco, Garabito.||RSN|
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