Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 49 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on 24 de julio del 2021 12:37 am -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 19 km depth
24 Jul 18:42 UTC: First to report: RSN after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 24 de julio del 2021 12:37 am
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.538°N / 84.857°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.538°S / 95.143°E↗
Nearest volcano: Poas (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) WSW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) WSW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) WSW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WSW of Heredia (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||19 km||Costa Rica: 26 Km Al Oeste De Jaco, Garabito.||RSN|
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