Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, 95 km southeast of Isla de Ometepe Island, Nicaragua, on Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 2:07 am (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
25 Jan 16:02 UTC: First to report: RSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 2:07 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.704°N / 85.206°W (Bagaces, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 10.704°S / 94.794°E
Nearest volcano: Miravalles (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
150 km (93 mi) NW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.1||5 km||Costa Rica: 2 Km Al Este De Mogote, Bagaces.||RSN|
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