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Latest quakes in or near Poas, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica, in the past 24 hours on Friday, September 30, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Sep 30, 2022 14:15 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

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

Latest quake: Mag. 2.3 | Provincia de Limon, 14 km N of Turrialba, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.2 | 9.7 km NE of Corredor, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Poas, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica (updated )

Past 24 hours5 quakes | 3 quakes M2+ | 2 quakes M3+
Past 7 days44 quakes | 28 quakes M2+ | 15 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days187 quakes | 126 quakes M2+ | 54 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days455 quakes | 281 quakes M2+ | 156 quakes M3+ | 10 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days1,414 quakes | 723 quakes M2+ | 621 quakes M3+ | 46 quakes M4+ | 4 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (5 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Friday, September 30, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 29, 2022 6:43 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2022 00:43 GMT)
2.3

6 km
Provincia de Limon, 14 km north of Turrialba, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica More
Thursday, September 29, 2022 GMT (4 quakes)
Sep 29, 2022 1:38 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 29, 2022 19:38 GMT)
3.2

19 km
9.7 km northeast of Corredor, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Sep 29, 2022 12:47 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 29, 2022 18:47 GMT)
2.1

5 km
25 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica More
Sep 29, 2022 9:11 am (GMT -6) (Sep 29, 2022 15:11 GMT)
2.8

28 km
North Pacific Ocean, 80 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica More
Sep 29, 2022 8:27 am (GMT -6) (Sep 29, 2022 14:27 GMT)
3.1

22 km
North Pacific Ocean, 43 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.1 x 109 joules (2.24 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.93 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Heredia, Costa Rica (HDC/G network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Heredia, Costa Rica: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Poas Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Poas?

The last earthquake in Poas occurred 14 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Provincia de Limon, 14 km north of Turrialba, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 6:43 pm (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in Poas today?

In the past 24 hours, Poas, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica had 5 quakes up to magnitude 3.2.

What was the strongest quake in Poas today?

The strongest earthquake in Poas today occurred 19 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 9.7 km northeast of Corredor, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 1:38 pm (GMT -6).

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