Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Guacimo, Provincia de Limon, 2.1 km southwest of Pocora (Limón), Costa Rica, on 26 de octubre del 2020 6:09 pm -

Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - Guacimo, Provincia de Limon, 2.1 km southwest of Pocora (Limón), Costa Rica, on 26 de octubre del 2020 6:09 pm

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 4 km depth

27 Oct 00:36 UTC: Premier à signaler: RSN après 27 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2020 12:09:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 26 de octubre del 2020 6:09 pm
Magnitude: 3.0
Profondeur: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.158°N / 83.618°W (Costa Rica)
Volcan le plus près: Turrialba (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km SSW de Las Mercedes (Limón)
2 km SW de Pocora (Limón) (pop: 5,250)
14 km WNW de Siquirres (Limón) (pop: 18,200)
19 km ESE de Guápiles (Pococí, Limón) (pop: 19,100)
29 km NNE de Turrialba (Provincia de Cartago) (pop: 29,000)
46 km NE de Cartago (Cartago Province) (pop: 26,600)
57 km ENE de San José (Provincia de San José) (pop: 335,000)
66 km WNW de Puerto Limon (Limón) (pop: 63,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 19.8°C (68 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 3.04 km2 Km Al Suroeste De Pocora, Guacimo., Costa RicaRSN
M 3.04 km45 Km NE of Paraiso, Costa RicaEMSC

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Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Guacimo, Provincia de Limon, 2.1 km southwest of Pocora (Limón), Costa Rica, on 26 de octubre del 2020 6:09 pm
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