Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 4.9 km northeast of San Vito, Coto Brus, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on Monday, 22 Feb 2021 2:38 am (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 4.9 km northeast of San Vito, Coto Brus, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on Monday, 22 Feb 2021 2:38 am (GMT -6)

Séisme faible magnitude 2.9 at 5 km depth

22 Feb 08:42 UTC: Premier à signaler: INETER après 4 minutes.
22 Feb 08:49: Magnitude recalculée de 3.0 à 2.9.
Date & time: 22 Feb 2021 08:38:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: lundi, 22 févr. 2021 02:38 (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 2.9
Profondeur: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.86°N / 82.95°W (Coto Brus, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica)
Volcan le plus près: Baru (45 km / 28 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km NNE de San Vito (Puntarenas) (pop: 3,980) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
11 km ONO de Rio Sereno (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 1,370) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
24 km N de Corredor (Ciudad Neily, Puntarenas) (pop: 7,080) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
34 km NNE de Golfito (Puntarenas) (pop: 6,780) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
36 km ONO de Volcan (Bugaba, Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 10,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
38 km NNO de Canoas (Puntarenas) (pop: 4,570) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
53 km NO de La Concepcion (Chiriquí, Panama) (pop: 17,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
55 km SE de Buenos Aires (Puntarenas) (pop: 11,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
172 km SE de San José (pop: 335,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
242 km ESE de Puntarenas (pop: 35,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 16.3°C (61 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
2.95 km18 Km Al Oeste De La Tigra, Costa RicaINETER
3.223 km4 Km Al Este De Sabalito, Coto Brus., PanamaRSN
3.223 kmPANAMA-COSTA RICA BORDER REGIONEMSC

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At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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