Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 37 km east of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on Monday, Jun 27, 2022 at 7:17 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 3 km depth
27 Jun 13:32 UTC: First to report: RSN after 15 minutes.
|Date & time||Jun 27, 2022 13:17:00 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, Jun 27, 2022 at 7:17 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||10.713°N / 85.107°W (Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)|
|Antipode||10.713°S / 94.893°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||RSN|
|Nearest volcano||Miravalles (6 km / 4 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||6 km (4 mi) WSW of Bijagua (Alajuela) (pop: 1,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Fortuna (Guanacaste) (pop: 1,770) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Upala (Alajuela) (pop: 4,190) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) S of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) N of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
125 km (78 mi) NW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
142 km (88 mi) NW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 16.6°C (62 F), humidity: 98%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from ENE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.3||3 km||Costa Rica: 4 Km Al Norte De Rio Naranjo, Bagaces.||RSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.