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Latest earthquakes in or near Alajuela, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica, past 30 days

Updated 29 Jul 2021 18:54 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Alajuela was shaken by 4 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 23 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 28 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 4.5 quake Desamparados, 8.4 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, 2021-07-20 17:57:14
Most recent quake: 2.7 quake 13 km east of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, 28 de julio del 2021 12:37 am
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (56 quakes):
Date and timeMag
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Wed, 28 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
28 de julio del 2021 12:37 am (28 Jul 2021 18:37:00 GMT)
2.7

57 km
52 km (32 mi)13 km east of Puntarenas, Costa Rica MoreMap
Tue, 27 Jul 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
27 de julio del 2021 5:49 pm (27 Jul 2021 23:49:00 GMT)
3.3

20 km
85 km (53 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 77 km southwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica
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27 de julio del 2021 12:37 am (27 Jul 2021 18:37:00 GMT)
4.4

23 km
100 km (62 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 48 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
I FELT IT - 1 report
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2021-07-27 08:30:49 (27 Jul 2021 14:30:49 GMT)
3.0

66 km
13 km (8.1 mi)Alajuela, Provincia de Alajuela, 18 km northwest of San Jose, Costa Rica
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27 de julio del 2021 8:30 am (27 Jul 2021 14:30:00 GMT)
3.9

79 km
11 km (6.8 mi)Alajuela, Provincia de Alajuela, 19 km northwest of San Jose, Costa Rica
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Mon, 26 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
26 de julio del 2021 11:34 am (26 Jul 2021 17:34:00 GMT)
3.7

35 km
28 km (17 mi)Mora, 14 km west of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Sun, 25 Jul 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
25 de julio del 2021 1:02 pm (25 Jul 2021 19:02:00 GMT)
2.8

6 km
8 km (5 mi)12 km north of Turrialba, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica
I FELT IT - 1 report
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2021-07-25 00:41:00 (25 Jul 2021 06:41:00 GMT)
3.2

56 km
18 km (11 mi)Santo Domingo, Provincia de Heredia, 5.1 km north of San Jose, Costa Rica
I FELT IT
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24 de julio del 2021 11:47 pm (25 Jul 2021 05:47:00 GMT)
3.1

53 km
17 km (10.6 mi)3.5 km southwest of Turrialba, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica
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Sat, 24 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
24 de julio del 2021 12:37 am (24 Jul 2021 18:37:00 GMT)
3.0

19 km
100 km (62 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 49 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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23 de julio del 2021 9:58 pm (24 Jul 2021 03:58:00 GMT)
2.7

17 km
27 km (17 mi)El Guarco, 12 km south of Cartago, Costa Rica MoreMap
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
23 Jul 2021 18:54:53 GMT
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n/a
12 km (7.5 mi)Barva, Provincia de Heredia, 11 km northwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 3 reports
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Thu, 22 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
22 de julio del 2021 5:36 pm (22 Jul 2021 23:36:00 GMT)
2.5

9 km
25 km (16 mi)Desamparados, 8.7 km southeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 (GMT) (7 earthquakes)
21 de julio del 2021 4:26 pm (21 Jul 2021 22:26:00 GMT)
4.4

31 km
61 km (38 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 5.6 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica 3 reportsMoreMap
2021-07-21 04:37:43 (21 Jul 2021 10:37:43 GMT)
3.5

17 km
47 km (29 mi)Dota, 42 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
21 de julio del 2021 4:25 am (21 Jul 2021 10:25:00 GMT)
2.3

9 km
26 km (16 mi)Desamparados, 8.1 km southeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
2021-07-21 04:18:50 (21 Jul 2021 10:18:50 GMT)
3.0

11 km
18 km (11 mi)Cartago, Provincia de Cartago, 13 km southeast of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
21 Jul 2021 05:33:52 GMT
3.1

117 km
25 km (16 mi)Guatuso, 48 km southeast of San Jose, Upala, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
20 de julio del 2021 11:33 pm (21 Jul 2021 05:33:00 GMT)
3.9

132 km
22 km (14 mi)Guatuso, 49 km southeast of San Jose, Upala, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica 5 reportsMoreMap
20 de julio del 2021 6:14 pm (21 Jul 2021 00:14:00 GMT)
2.7

8 km
22 km (14 mi)Desamparados, 7.1 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica 2 reportsMoreMap
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2021-07-20 17:57:14 (20 Jul 2021 23:57:14 GMT)
4.5

5 km
28 km (17 mi)Desamparados, 8.4 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica 112 reportsMoreMap
20 Jul 2021 10:35:30 GMT
3.1

68 km
27 km (17 mi)San Ramon, 28 km west of Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
2021-07-19 11:09:36 (19 Jul 2021 17:09:36 GMT)
2.5

5 km
34 km (21 mi)San Ramon, Provincia de Alajuela, 15 km northeast of Esparza, Costa Rica MoreMap
2021-07-19 02:04:16 (19 Jul 2021 08:04:16 GMT)
2.7

67 km
9 km (5.6 mi)10.9 km southeast of Ciudad Quesada, Costa Rica MoreMap
19 de julio del 2021 2:04 am (19 Jul 2021 08:04:00 GMT)
3.6

85 km
4 km (2.5 mi)San Carlos, Provincia de Alajuela, 49 km northwest of San Jose, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
Fri, 16 Jul 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
16 de julio del 2021 4:29 pm (16 Jul 2021 22:29:00 GMT)
2.7

13 km
34 km (21 mi)Leon Cortés, 24 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
2021-07-16 10:57:54 (16 Jul 2021 16:57:54 GMT)
2.1

21 km
64 km (40 mi)Parrita, Provincia de Puntarenas, 19 km south of Tejar, Costa Rica MoreMap
15 de julio del 2021 11:32 pm (16 Jul 2021 05:32:00 GMT)
2.5

12 km
34 km (21 mi)Leon Cortés, 25 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
15 de julio del 2021 9:55 pm (16 Jul 2021 03:55:00 GMT)
2.6

13 km
35 km (22 mi)Tarrazu, 27 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Thu, 15 Jul 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
15 de julio del 2021 12:52 am (15 Jul 2021 18:52:00 GMT)
3.8

78 km
11 km (6.8 mi)Zarcero, Provincia de Alajuela, 44 km northwest of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
2021-07-15 02:05:45 (15 Jul 2021 08:05:45 GMT)
2.9

17 km
52 km (32 mi)Dota, 46 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
2021-07-15 00:52:44 (15 Jul 2021 06:52:44 GMT)
3.0

61 km
13 km (8.1 mi)Naranjo, 25 km northwest of Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
14 de julio del 2021 11:40 pm (15 Jul 2021 05:40:00 GMT)
2.9

34 km
49 km (30 mi)Tarrazu, 41 km south of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Mon, 12 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
12 de julio del 2021 3:22 am (12 Jul 2021 09:22:00 GMT)
2.6

10 km
26 km (16 mi)12 km south of Cartago, Costa Rica MoreMap
Sun, 11 Jul 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2021-07-11 04:56:45 (11 Jul 2021 10:56:45 GMT)
3.1

72 km
2 km (1.2 mi)Poas, Provincia de Alajuela, 34 km northwest of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
11 de julio del 2021 4:56 am (11 Jul 2021 10:56:00 GMT)
4.2

87 km
3 km (1.9 mi)Valverde Vega, Provincia de Alajuela, 36 km northwest of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
Fri, 9 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
09 de julio del 2021 5:46 am (9 Jul 2021 11:46:00 GMT)
3.2

24 km
90 km (56 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 38 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica MoreMap
Wed, 7 Jul 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
07 de julio del 2021 8:07 am (7 Jul 2021 14:07:00 GMT)
2.6

25 km
79 km (49 mi)Garabito, Provincia de Puntarenas, 70 km southwest of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
07 de julio del 2021 4:02 am (7 Jul 2021 10:02:00 GMT)
3.1

77 km
18 km (11 mi)Santo Domingo, Provincia de Heredia, 5.6 km northeast of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
06 de julio del 2021 9:50 pm (7 Jul 2021 03:50:00 GMT)
3.1

54 km
35 km (22 mi)Montes de Oro, 23 km northeast of Puntarenas, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
06 de julio del 2021 7:02 pm (7 Jul 2021 01:02:00 GMT)
2.8

6 km
20 km (12 mi)El Guarco, Provincia de Cartago, 20 km southeast of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
Tue, 6 Jul 2021 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
06 de julio del 2021 2:03 pm (6 Jul 2021 20:03:00 GMT)
2.7

6 km
20 km (12 mi)El Guarco, Provincia de Cartago, 19 km southeast of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
06 de julio del 2021 1:29 pm (6 Jul 2021 19:29:00 GMT)
2.8

7 km
20 km (12 mi)El Guarco, Provincia de Cartago, 19 km southeast of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
06 de julio del 2021 1:20 pm (6 Jul 2021 19:20:00 GMT)
3.6

8 km
20 km (12 mi)El Guarco, Provincia de Cartago, 20 km southeast of San Jose, Costa Rica 1 reportMoreMap
06 de julio del 2021 10:11 am (6 Jul 2021 16:11:00 GMT)
3.0

6 km
20 km (12 mi)El Guarco, Provincia de Cartago, 20 km southeast of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
06 de julio del 2021 3:21 am (6 Jul 2021 09:21:00 GMT)
2.7

5 km
7 km (4.3 mi)Goicoechea, 22 km northeast of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
05 de julio del 2021 11:50 pm (6 Jul 2021 05:50:00 GMT)
2.9

6 km
20 km (12 mi)El Guarco, Provincia de Cartago, 20 km southeast of San Jose, Costa Rica MoreMap
Mon, 5 Jul 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
05 de julio del 2021 5:34 pm (5 Jul 2021 23:34:00 GMT)
2.6

17 km
16 km (9.9 mi)Guatuso, Provincia de Alajuela, 41 km northeast of Canas, Costa Rica MoreMap
05 de julio del 2021 4:16 pm (5 Jul 2021 22:16:00 GMT)
2.8

12 km
53 km (33 mi)Orotina, Provincia de Alajuela, 20 km southeast of Esparza, Costa Rica MoreMap
05 de julio del 2021 2:02 am (5 Jul 2021 08:02:00 GMT)
2.4

17 km
54 km (34 mi)Aserri, 12 km south of Tejar, Acosta, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica MoreMap
Sun, 4 Jul 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
04 de julio del 2021 12:40 am (4 Jul 2021 18:40:00 GMT)
3.3

11 km
45 km (28 mi)2.7 km northeast of Esparza, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica MoreMap
2021-07-04 00:40:19 (4 Jul 2021 06:40:19 GMT)
2.9

8 km
48 km (30 mi)1.8 km southeast of Esparza, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica MoreMap
2021-07-03 22:30:47 (4 Jul 2021 04:30:47 GMT)
2.9

7 km
50 km (31 mi)3.5 km south of Esparza, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica MoreMap
03 de julio del 2021 10:21 pm (4 Jul 2021 04:21:00 GMT)
2.7

9 km
46 km (29 mi)1.3 km north of Esparza, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica MoreMap
Fri, 2 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
01 de julio del 2021 8:23 pm (2 Jul 2021 02:23:00 GMT)
3.4

22 km
86 km (53 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 30 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica MoreMap
Thu, 1 Jul 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
01 de julio del 2021 1:18 am (1 Jul 2021 07:18:00 GMT)
2.3

3 km
14 km (8.7 mi)Naranjo, 23 km northwest of Alajuela, Costa Rica MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.2 x 1012 joules (346 megawatt hours, equivalent to 297 tons of TNT) More info
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