Terremoto molto forte magnitudine 6.3 - La Cruz, 69 km a nord da Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, mercoledì, 03 agosto 2005

Terremoto molto forte magnitudine 6.3 - La Cruz, 69 km a nord da Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, mercoledì, 03 agosto 2005

Terremoto molto forte magnitudine 6.3 at 14 km depth

Data & ora: 3 Aug 2005 11:03:15 UTC
Magnitudine: 6.3
Profondità: 14.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 11.247°N / 85.541°W (La Cruz, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica)
Vulcano più vicino: Maderas (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km NNE da La Cruz (Guanacaste) (pop: 4,320) --> Vedi sismi vicini
55 km NO da San José (Upala, Alajuela) (pop: 31,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
69 km N da Liberia (Guanacaste) (pop: 45,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
88 km SSE da Granada (Nicaragua) (pop: 89,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
97 km S da Juigalpa (Chontales, Nicaragua) (pop: 50,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
103 km NNO da Canas (Cañas, Guanacaste) (pop: 20,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
122 km N da Nicoya (Guanacaste) (pop: 15,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
125 km SE da Managua (Nicaragua) (pop: 973,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
216 km NO da San José (pop: 335,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
307 km ONO da Limón (pop: 63,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 6.314 kmNicaraguaUSGS
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 17 Oct 2005 21:59 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    162.3 km (100.8 mi) depth
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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