Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 82 km southwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on Saturday, Sep 25, 2021 1:14 am (GMT -6) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 167 km depth
25 Sep 14:56 UTC: First to report: RSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Sep 25, 2021 1:14 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 167.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.459°N / 84.65°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.459°S / 95.35°E↗
Nearest volcano: Poas (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) S of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of Aserri (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Heredia (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Curridabat (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WSW of Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||167 km||Costa Rica: 18 Km Al Sur De Jaco, Garabito.||RSN|
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