Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 30 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on 01 de julio del 2021 8:23 pm -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 22 km depth
2 Jul 02:50 UTC: First to report: RSN after 27 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 01 de julio del 2021 8:23 pm
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.71°N / 84.884°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.71°S / 95.116°E↗
Nearest volcano: Arenal (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Paquera (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSW of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) WSW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Heredia (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WSW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||22 km||Costa Rica: 13 Km Al Sur De Paquera, Puntarenas.||RSN|
|3.4||22 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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