Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 38 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on 09 de julio del 2021 5:46 am -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 24 km depth
9 Jul 14:08 UTC: First to report: RSN after 2 hours and 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 09 de julio del 2021 5:46 am
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.635°N / 84.839°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.635°S / 95.161°E↗
Nearest volcano: Platanar (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) W of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WSW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) W of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WSW of Heredia (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WSW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||24 km||Costa Rica: 23 Km Al Sur De Paquera, Puntarenas.||RSN|
|3.2||24 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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