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Largest earthquakes in or near Coto Brus, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated: Feb 29, 2024 17:46 GMT -

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Since 1900, Coto Brus has had 228 quakes of magnitudes above 4 and up to 7.1:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 7
  • 4 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 23 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 200 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
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Showing quakes since 1900magnitude 4 or higher, within up to 50 km (31 mi) distance (228 quakes):
Date and TimeMag
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Dec 7, 2023 09:43 pm (Costa Rica)
Dec 8, 2023 03:43 GMT

4.2

55 km
13 km northeast of Golfito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica 2 reportsMore
Friday, October 13, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 13, 2023 01:24 pm (Costa Rica)
Oct 13, 2023 19:24 GMT

4.3

18 km
Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica 3 reportsMore
Saturday, September 9, 2023 GMT (2 quakes)
Sep 9, 2023 03:31 am (Costa Rica)
Sep 9, 2023 09:31 GMT

4.5

15 km
9.4 km southwest of Canoas, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica More
Sep 8, 2023 10:05 pm (Costa Rica)
Sep 9, 2023 04:05 GMT

4.5

2.9 km
9 km east of Golfito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica 4 reportsMore
Tuesday, June 13, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 12, 2023 09:51 pm (Costa Rica)
Jun 13, 2023 03:51 GMT

4.0

9 km
26 km northwest of Golfito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica 4 reportsMore
Friday, December 16, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 16, 2022 09:32 am (Costa Rica)
Dec 16, 2022 15:32 GMT

4.0

27 km
17 km south of Golfito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica More
Monday, November 21, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 20, 2022 09:15 pm (Costa Rica)
Nov 21, 2022 03:15 GMT

4.2

45 km
Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica More
Sunday, October 16, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 16, 2022 01:53 pm (Panama)
Oct 16, 2022 18:53 GMT

4.5

31 km
32 km west of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama 2 reportsMore
Monday, August 15, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 15, 2022 03:14 pm (Costa Rica)
Aug 15, 2022 21:14 GMT

4.0

21 km
North Pacific Ocean, 15 km west of Golfito, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica More
Saturday, July 9, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 9, 2022 02:42 pm (Costa Rica)
Jul 9, 2022 20:42 GMT

4.1

49 km
Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica 23 reportsMore
Friday, June 17, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 17, 2022 01:26 am (Costa Rica)
Jun 17, 2022 07:26 GMT

4.7

10 km
87 km southeast of San Isidro de El General, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica 13 reportsMore
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About these data
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.4 x 1015 joules (945 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8.1 x 105 tons of TNT or 50.8 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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