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Latest quakes in or near Puriscal, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 17, 2022 20:15 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 3
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Puriscal had 2 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.6 | 33 km S of Nicaragua, Departamento de Rivas, Nicaragua -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.4 | Provincia de Heredia, 33 km N of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Puriscal, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica (updated )

Past 24 hours:4 quakes | 2 quakes M2+ | 2 quakes M3+
Past 7 days:34 quakes | 14 quakes M2+ | 18 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:132 quakes | 48 quakes M2+ | 74 quakes M3+ | 8 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days:368 quakes | 157 quakes M2+ | 198 quakes M3+ | 11 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days:1,277 quakes | 521 quakes M2+ | 688 quakes M3+ | 55 quakes M4+ | 4 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (4 quakes):
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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 GMT (4 quakes)
May 17, 2022 9:35 am (GMT -6) (May 17, 2022 15:35 GMT)
2.6

2 km
33 km south of Nicaragua, Departamento de Rivas, Nicaragua
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May 17, 2022 5:32 am (GMT -6) (May 17, 2022 11:32 GMT)
3.1

15 km
North Pacific Ocean, 84 km southwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica
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May 17, 2022 3:13 am (GMT -6) (May 17, 2022 09:13 GMT)
2.8

4 km
Provincia de Alajuela, 49 km east of Liberia, Costa Rica
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May 16, 2022 11:23 pm (GMT -6) (May 17, 2022 05:23 GMT)
3.4

76 km
Provincia de Heredia, 33 km north of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.2 x 1010 joules (3.41 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.93 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Puriscal Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Puriscal?

The last earthquake in Puriscal occurred 5 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 33 km south of Nicaragua, Departamento de Rivas, Nicaragua, on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 9:35 am (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in Puriscal today?

In the past 24 hours, Puriscal, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica had 4 quakes up to magnitude 3.4.

What was the strongest quake in Puriscal today?

The strongest earthquake in Puriscal today occurred 15 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Provincia de Heredia, 33 km north of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, on Monday, May 16, 2022 at 11:23 pm (GMT -6).

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