Terremoto leve mag. 3.5 - Garabito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, miércoles, 13 oct 2021 17:45 (GMT -6) -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.5 - Garabito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, miércoles, 13 oct 2021 17:45 (GMT -6)

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.5 at 5 km depth

13 Oct 23:49 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 4 minutos.
14 Oct 00:00: Magnitud recalculada de 3.5 a 3.6. Profundidad recalculada de 5.0 a 4.0 km (de 3.1 a 2.5 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4.7 km (2.9 mi) al O.
14 Oct 00:07: Magnitud recalculada de 3.6 a 3.5. Profundidad recalculada de 4.0 a 5.0 km (de 2.5 a 3.1 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 6.3 km (3.9 mi) al ENE.
Fecha & hora: 13 Oct 2021 23:45:35 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: miércoles, 13 oct 2021 17:45 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 3.5
Prof.: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 9.574°N / 84.575°W (Garabito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.574°S / 95.425°E
Volcán mas cercano: Poas (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km al SE de Jaco (Puntarenas) (pop: 4,090) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
28 km al ONO de Parrita (Puntarenas) (pop: 3,730) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
42 km al OSO de Tejar (Acosta, San José) (pop: 22,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
42 km al S de Desamparados (San Mateo, Alajuela) (pop: 14,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
42 km al SO de San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal, San José) (pop: 27,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al SSE de Esparza (Espíritu Santo, Puntarenas) (pop: 15,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
51 km al SSE de Chacarita (Puntarenas) (pop: 26,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
53 km al SSE de Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al SO de San José (pop: 335,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
68 km al SO de San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 27°C (81 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 MWh, equivalente a 2.68 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.55 km7 Km Al Sur De Jacó, Costa RicaINETER
3.817 kmCosta Rica: 10 Km Al Sureste De Jaco, Garabito.RSN

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Chires Arriba Parrita (17.6 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : SINGLE VERTICAL BUMP  
Jaco calle anita / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short : light horizonal shake  
Jaco (6.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : Light shaking  
Playa Herradura / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : All 4 of us stopped and waited to see what each other said, but we all felt the floor shake under our feet. Fast.  
Herradura / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Quick shake (reported through our app)  
Jaco / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Playa Jacó Costa Rica / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Jaco (1.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Jaco (6.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : On the bed, bed shaking  
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