Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Provincia de Alajuela, 26 km northeast of Canas, Costa Rica, on Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022 at 2:37 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
28 Jun 13:04 UTC: First to report: RSN after 4 hours.
|Date & time||Jun 28, 2022 08:37:00 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022 at 2:37 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||10.625°N / 84.964°W (Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica)|
|Antipode||10.625°S / 95.036°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||RSN|
|Nearest volcano||Tenorio (8 km / 5 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||16 km (10 mi) SE of Bijagua (Alajuela) (pop: 1,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
18 km (11 mi) N of Tilaran (Tilarán, Guanacaste) (pop: 7,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) NE of Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
41 km (25 mi) SSE of San Jose (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) WNW of Ciudad Quesada (Barrio San Martín, Alajuela) (pop: 27,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
107 km (66 mi) NW of Alajuela (pop: 47,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
115 km (72 mi) NW of San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
123 km (77 mi) NW of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.6||5 km||Costa Rica: 9 Km Al Noreste De Tierras Morenas, Tilaran.||RSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.