Terremoto moderato mag. 4.8 - 35 km Al Noreste De Playa Madrigal, Costa Rica, martedí, 16 febbraio 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.8 - 35 km Al Noreste De Playa Madrigal, Costa Rica, martedí, 16 febbraio 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.8 at 5 km depth

16 Feb 01:35 UTC: Primo a segnalare: INETER dopo 4 minuti.
16 Feb 01:42: Profondità ricalcolata da 7.0 a 5.0 km (da 4.3 a 3.1 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.6 km (1 mi) al SO.
16 Feb 01:49: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.7 a 4.8. Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.1 km (0.7 mi) al E.
Data & ora: 16 Feb 2021 01:31:29 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Monday, 15 Feb 2021 19:31 (GMT -6)
Magnitudine: 4.8
Profondità: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 8.64°N / 83.26°W (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Vulcano più vicino: Baru (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km ONO da Golfito (pop: 6,780) --> Vedi sismi vicini
35 km O da Corredor (Ciudad Neily) (pop: 7,080) --> Vedi sismi vicini
38 km OSO da San Vito (pop: 3,980) --> Vedi sismi vicini
46 km SE da Ciudad Cortés (pop: 3,850) --> Vedi sismi vicini
48 km ONO da Canoas (pop: 4,570) --> Vedi sismi vicini
60 km S da Buenos Aires (pop: 11,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
72 km O da La Concepcion (Panamá) (pop: 17,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
94 km SSE da San Isidro (pop: 34,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
94 km ONO da David (Panamá) (pop: 82,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
170 km SSE da San José (pop: 335,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 86%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NNW
Fonte dati primaria: INETER
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.85 km35 Km Al Noreste De Playa Madrigal, Costa RicaINETER
4.615 kmCOSTA RICAEMSC
4.616 km13 Km W of Golfito, Costa RicaUSGS
4.921 km4 Km Al Norte De Puerto Jimenez, Golfito., Costa RicaRSN
4.710 kmCosta RicaGFZ

User reports for this quake (9)

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27.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Very short. Felt like the house was bumped. The patio doors shook. | 3 users found this interesting.  
67.4 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Buenaventura, Osa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica (55 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
57.3 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Boquete panama / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Sandalo, Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Perez zeledon / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s
Golfito / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
Puerto Jiménez, Costa Rica / Weak shaking (MMI III)
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