Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.2 - North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, martes, 19 oct 2021 12:32 (GMT -6) -

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.2 - North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, martes, 19 oct 2021 12:32 (GMT -6)

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.2 at 22 km depth

19 Oct 18:32 UTC: Primero en informar: RSN después de 30 secundos.
Fecha & hora: 19 Oct 2021 18:32:00 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: martes, 19 oct 2021 12:32 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 5.2
Prof.: 22.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 9.405°N / 84.62°W (Océano Pacífico Norte, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 9.405°S / 95.38°E
Volcán mas cercano: Poas (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km al S de Jaco (pop: 4,090) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
57 km al SO de Tejar (Acosta) (pop: 22,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al SO de San Rafael Abajo (Puriscal) (pop: 27,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al SSE de Chacarita (pop: 26,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
81 km al SSO de Alajuela (pop: 47,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
83 km al SO de San José (pop: 335,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
85 km al SO de San Francisco (pop: 55,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
86 km al SO de Heredia (pop: 21,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
92 km al SO de Cartago (pop: 26,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
185 km al OSO de Ciudad de Limón (pop: 63,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
254 km al SSE de Isla de Ometepe Island (pop: 30,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 27.2°C (81 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from S
Fuente primaria de datos: RSN
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 GWh, equivalente a 951 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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5.222 kmCosta Rica: 23 Km Al Sur De Jaco, Garabito.RSN

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Cartago (94.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
San salvador / not felt : No lo senti andaba en movimiento La aplicasion me avisó minutos después... (reported through our app)  
Panama Santiago / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short (reported through our app)
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (7 sismos)

  • 27 Nov 2021 10:02 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | INETER | Details
  • 25 Nov 2021 10:57 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    16 km (9.9 mi) depth
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 06 Nov 2021 14:23 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | INETER | Details
  • 04 Nov 2021 12:01 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 29 Oct 2021 05:22 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 21 Oct 2021 04:57 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | INETER | Details
  • 20 Oct 2021 14:02 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details

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