Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 85 km southwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on Thursday, Nov 25, 2021 4:57 am (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 16 km depth
25 Nov 13:44 UTC: First to report: RSN after 2 hours and 47 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Nov 25, 2021 4:57 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.447°N / 84.687°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.447°S / 95.313°E
Nearest volcano: Poas (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) S of Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) S of Esparza (Espíritu Santo) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SW of Aserri (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SW of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SW of San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SW of Heredia (pop: 21,900) --> 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) | about seismic energy
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|3.2||16 km||Costa Rica: 20 Km Al Sur De Jaco, Garabito.||RSN|
|3.2||16 km||COSTA RICA||EMSC|
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