Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 7.8 km southwest of Golfito, Costa Rica, on Monday, Sep 20, 2021 1:43 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 19 km depth
20 Sep 13:10 UTC: First to report: RSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Sep 20, 2021 1:43 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.553°N / 83.163°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 8.553°S / 96.837°E↗
Nearest volcano: Baru (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SW of Golfito (pop: 6,780) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Corredor (Ciudad Neily) (pop: 7,080) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Canoas (pop: 4,570) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of San Vito (pop: 3,980) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NW of Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) W of Concepcion (Panama) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Ciudad Cortés (pop: 3,850) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SSE of Buenos Aires (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) WNW of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Panama) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) SE of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> 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: 8 Km Al Sur De Golfito, Puntarenas.||RSN|
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