Terremoto leve mag. 2.9 - Puriscal, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica, sábado, 16 oct 2021 14:05 (GMT -6) -

Terremoto leve mag. 2.9 - Puriscal, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica, sábado, 16 oct 2021 14:05 (GMT -6)

Terremoto leve magnitud 2.9 at 8 km depth

16 Oct 20:22 UTC: Primero en informar: RSN después de 17 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 16 Oct 2021 20:05:00 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: sábado, 16 oct 2021 14:05 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 2.9
Prof.: 8.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 9.88°N / 84.346°W (Puriscal, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.88°S / 95.654°E
Volcán mas cercano: Poas (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km al NO de Santiago (San José) (pop: 8,290) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
8 km al NO de San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal, San José) (pop: 27,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
19 km al NO de Tejar (Acosta, San José) (pop: 22,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
21 km al SO de Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
23 km al OSO de San Rafael (San José) (pop: 25,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al OSO de San Francisco (Heredia) (pop: 55,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
28 km al O de Aserri (San José) (pop: 25,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al OSO de Heredia (pop: 21,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al OSO de San José (pop: 335,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
34 km al OSO de San Vicente (San José) (pop: 34,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 21.4°C (70 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from ENE
Fuente primaria de datos: RSN
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kWh, equivalente a 0.338 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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2.98 kmCosta Rica: 2 Km Al Norte De Barbacoas, Puriscal.RSN

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