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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Costa Rica on Friday, 17 August 2018 - information

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.1 - Costa Rica viernes, 17 ago. 2018

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.1 - Costa Rica viernes, 17 ago. 2018
Aug 17 23:30: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Fecha & hora: viernes, 17 agosto 2018 23:22 UTC
Magnitud: 6.1
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 8.66°N / 83.2°W (Costa Rica)
Volcán mas cercano: Baru (74 km)
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [aprende más]
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Datos para el mismo terremoto como se informó de otras agencias
Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
Fri, 17 Aug 2018
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 6.0 / 40 km COSTA RICAEMSC
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 6.1 / 15 km- 14km N of Golfito, Costa RicaUSGS
Fri, 17 Aug 23:22 UTCM 6.2 / 34.8 kmCosta RicaINGV

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" informes:
Was banging the wife and I dunno but she loved it / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Punta Mala (60.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was sitting in a chair inside a building and felt two short tremors that felt like a heavy truck passing by. Other people in the building felt it too and we immediately identified it as an eartquake. It was my first earthquake ever!
Arenal area . (259.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Licht shaking of the building, sitting outside ~ 20 der, 3 waves
(148.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tejar, Cartago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dnta Corcovado Lodge (32.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): For 20 secs or so the ground shook - the animals and reptiles fell quiet as the lodge we were in shook considerably - no damage, then the rainforest returned to normal - aftershock about 160 mins later and a further stronger one a day later
Volcan Panama / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Playa hermosa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San jose / MMI III (Weak shaking): We thought there was a ghost in our hostel shaking the bed (we are really not use to earthquake)!
Ojochal, CR / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(202.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I sitting outside and feltmy chairmoving side to side. The trees shook too. (via app)
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking): Soft shaking
Puerto Viejo (120.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
drake bay / MMI VI (Strong shaking): buildings shaking for about 20 seconds
Samana Dominican Republic (1898.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting at table my shelf with dishes rattled for a for a few seconds. Definitely an earthquake. Thought it was here in the D.R. but can find no record so I figured it must have been the one from Costa Rico? It was about that same time.
Los Algarrobos, Dolerá, Chiriquí muy fuerte (86.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
(52.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Costa Rica Spanish Institute Quepos (134.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(168.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): varias oscilaciones unos 10 seg.
La Garita, Alajuela (203.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): laying down, shakes for a while not certain, then knew, before I got to door, hard and moderate then stopped. It was 6.0 but felt the 4.9 aftershock later did not go out.
san jose / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Puerto jiminez (17.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Escazú, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
La Fortuna / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bocas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(82.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Drake Bay (55.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): It was a hard shaking that lasted at least 30 seconds.
Monteverde / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Uvita / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nuevo Arenal / MMI IV (Light shaking): Gentle side to side movement.
Hereida (181.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting at dining room table and felt light shaking, the ceiling fans and glass wear rattled.
(181.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
San Isidro De Grecia (201.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 40 seconds of a soft sway
Paso Ancho, Panama / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
(70.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Jaco / MMI IV (Light shaking): I experienced a long lasting (about 45 seconds) wobbling shake. The monitors on my desk shifted a bit. It felt kind of like being on a boat in lightly choppy waters. My hanging lights swayed a bit.
Carate (34.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Very strong jolt and shaking. Lost all our vino, some glasses, etc. Minor secondary shake. Rock walls dislodged.
Monteverde, Costa Rica / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Boquete / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ojochal / MMI III (Weak shaking): In hammock by pool. Mild shake and water ripple.
Corcovado / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(175.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Los Suenos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Los Suenos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San José / MMI IV (Light shaking)
David chiriqui (83.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Alajuela / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Puerto Armuelles, Panama (57.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Window blinds and clothes in closet swaying. Unsteady to walk.
San Jose (173.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
on hill north of Ojochal de Osa, Puntarenas (70 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Noticed aftershock. Ripples on pool parallel to north wall. No apparent damage. Local weather light rain (heavier earlier). sunset on enveloping cloud surreal Light initial shaking for part of a minute, then intensified for a while, then stopped. Aftershock was brief and not as intense.
Zarcero / MMI IV (Light shaking): Laying on the couch and it was a rolling ride. Enough shaking to make the rocking chair rock on its own. Lasted 15-20 seconds.
Barbacoas de Puriscal, SJ / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Puntarenas - Garabito - Jacp / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Linda Vista de Coto Brus (31.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Many new cracks in the walls. Some broken glasses.
Escazu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Terraba indigenous territory (46.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We all felt it. I was in bed and ran outside where others had gathered. We had to hold flat screen tv from falling off table.
San Jose / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
heredia / MMI IV (Light shaking): fue muy fuerte pero rápidamente pasó
(177.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Boquete, Chiriquí province, Panama (82.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Slight aftershock at 052 EST (via app)
Golfito / MMI V (Moderate shaking): No damage to wooden houses, glasses fell, trees shook
Uvita (83.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San Jose (166.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mariott San Jose (182.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Puerto Viejo / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt more like rocking back and forth
San José / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(92.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Puerto Viejo de Limon , Costa Rica (121.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Rock and roll for long duration
(87.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Escazu / MMI III (Weak shaking): Just felt a circular motion, nothing around me moved out of place.
(213.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(59.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Scared and ran out of house.
Jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking): Was laying on the couch face facing up in a one floor apartment. The house shook for a few seconds.
(173.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(186 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(88.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Palo Verde San Isidro de El Guarco, Cartago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Isla san cristobal bocas del toro panama / MMI IV (Light shaking): 1 item feel from shelf, lasted 20-30 seconds
San José, Hotel Presidents bar (171.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The floor of the bar went a little fluid. Everyone looked up and at each other and the waiter motioned for people to stay calm. It was over within a few seconds.
Perez zeledon / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Isidro de Heredia / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking, sideways, rocking movements, Cabin, wooden 1 story, horses laid down lasted about 20-30 seconds
San Ramon (213.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shook me on the couch (via app)
sortova panama (60.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): rolling, dogs alarmed.
Escazú / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(66 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Two shakes, an initial 10 seconds, a slight pause, and then a 2nd shaking another 10 seconds that was a little harder the 2nd time. Sound waves continued the entire time.
San Jose, St Ana / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Was a short warm up then full quake
(176.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Parrita (149.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Quepos (136.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Josecito / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Escazú, costa rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Piedras Blancas / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(178.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
San Jose / MMI III (Weak shaking)
alajuela / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ciudad Cortés / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(173.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Jose (168.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Long low undulating waves for approx 7 seconds
Carate costa ricA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Heredia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Vito Coto Brus / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strongest I’ve felt here in the 7 years we’ve lived in the area. Things fell off shelves and some furniture did move.
La Fortuna / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(115.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(180.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ojochal, Osa Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Golfito / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
(82 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed was shaking. Walls and floor moving. Rattling heard
Playa Cocles talamanca Puerto viejo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San José, escazu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pavas, San Jose, Costa Roca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alfombra, Costa Rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Long quake in duration.
(69.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Escazu, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was on the 7th floor of a condo building, felt building shake like as if in a rocking chair
(160.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(134.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it 10 15 seconds Isla Damas
SJO Airport (185.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San José / MMI IV (Light shaking)
coronado de osa (67.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
San Jose / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Volcan ,David,Chiriqui, Panama (63.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(179.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Parque los Sauces, San Francisco de Dos Rios, San / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Puerto Viejo / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking - house we are in really swayed
Uvita / MMI IV (Light shaking): Though first quake we have experienced
(120.2 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(200.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt on volcano Poas (via app)
Bocas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Osa Mountain Village / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(169.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): moderate shaking lasted 10 15 seconds Isla Danas
Birri de Heredia / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Escaleras, Dominical / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(52.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
San Jose Real Intercontinental / MMI IV (Light shaking): Staying at the Real Intercontinental. Did not last long but could feel and see the building shake and move for about 20 seconds.
(179.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ojochal Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking): Quite short - less than 10 seconds
Dominical, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(186.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(191.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
ATENAS, ALAJUELA / MMI IV (Light shaking): Longer than usual rolling motion, moderate but a bit scary
(133.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): On vacation here in Manuel Antonio, the earthquake didn’t seem to large, but we’re from California, so earthquakes aren’t a very big deal for us.
San José Escazú (175.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(165.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(184.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
mercedes norte heredia (180.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): was sitting on the bed. felt a light shaking in a wave sort of motion. only lasted a short time.
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt a light shaking
Jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(188.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Platanillo (96.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Dominical, Costa Rica / MMI V (Moderate shaking): started small and grew slowly for about 30 seconds or so
jaco / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(279.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(176.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(286.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San José, Costa Rica / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Changuinola (118.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
La unión concepción tres rios / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(186.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(168.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Surrey / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ipis Guadalupe / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(200 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(167.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
San Carlos (Panama) (349 km E from epicenter)(no details): On 21st floor of condo, felt a back and forth swaying here in San Carlos Panama. (via EMSC)
Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (56 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Shook for a long time. No damage. (via EMSC)
Jacó (Costa Rica) (192 km NW from epicenter)(no details): At a restaurant and the lights were swinging (via EMSC)
(Costa Rica) (183 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Not too much strong. (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (173 km NW from epicenter)(no details): A fair shake in central San Jose, not so severe. (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (171 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte temblor en Golfito, Costa Rica (via EMSC)
Savegre (Costa Rica) (117 km NW from epicenter)(no details): On central coast of Costa Rica. Shook for a good 30 seconds. Pool got waves. (via EMSC)
David (Panama) (84 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió por aproximadamente 20 segundos (via EMSC)
San Pablo Viejo (Panama) (76 km E from epicenter)(no details): Algo fuerte (via EMSC)
Volcán (Panama) (59 km E from epicenter)(no details): Stay moving for a while felt strong shuck up the house strong (via EMSC)
Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (55 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte, se sintió por 30s al menos. (via EMSC)
Golfito (Costa Rica) (9 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte, desde el puro epicentro (via EMSC)
Panamá (Panama) (404 km E from epicenter)(no details): Increíblemente lo sentí en Parque Lefevre en Panamá (via EMSC)
San Miguelito (Panama) (403 km E from epicenter)(no details): No se sintió en Ciudad de Panamá (via EMSC)
Coronado (Panama) (361 km E from epicenter)(no details): Juste une légère ondulation (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (174 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Strong shaking (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (173 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Leve en la ciudad capital, San José, Rohrmoser (via EMSC)
Esterillos Este (Costa Rica) (168 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted for about 10 seconds (via EMSC)
San José (Costa Rica) (167 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Como gelatina ups! (via EMSC)
Quepos (Costa Rica) (136 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shook for at least 7 seconds. Monkeys went crazy for 10 minutes (via EMSC)
Bocas del Toro Province (Panama) (124 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt the sofa move for about 10 seconds. (via EMSC)
Savegre (Costa Rica) (108 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Near Dominical, pretty strong shaking for 10-15 sec. (via EMSC)
Los terremotos en la zona misma de hasta 1 año después (réplicas probables)
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