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Latest quakes in or near Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica, in the past 24 hours on Saturday, May 21, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 21, 2022 12:49 GMT -
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Over the past 24 hours, Provincia de Alajuela had 3 quakes of magnitude 2.0+, the largest largest being a 2.9 quake. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!

Latest quake: Mag. 2.7 | 20 km SE of Paraiso, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.9 | 19 km NE of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica -

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

Past 24 hours:3 quakes | 3 quakes M2+
Past 7 days:37 quakes | 22 quakes M2+ | 12 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:131 quakes | 63 quakes M2+ | 56 quakes M3+ | 6 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:353 quakes | 181 quakes M2+ | 151 quakes M3+ | 14 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:1,325 quakes | 605 quakes M2+ | 617 quakes M3+ | 78 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+

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Saturday, May 21, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
May 20, 2022 8:47 pm (GMT -6) (May 21, 2022 02:47 GMT)
2.7

5 km
20 km southeast of Paraiso, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica
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May 20, 2022 8:41 pm (GMT -6) (May 21, 2022 02:41 GMT)
2.9

3 km
19 km northeast of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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May 20, 2022 7:43 pm (GMT -6) (May 21, 2022 01:43 GMT)
2.6

3 km
18 km northeast of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.6 x 109 joules (728 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.627 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Provincia de Alajuela Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Provincia de Alajuela?

The last earthquake in Provincia de Alajuela occurred 10 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 20 km southeast of Paraiso, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 8:47 pm (GMT -6).

How many quakes were there in Provincia de Alajuela today?

In the past 24 hours, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica had 3 quakes up to magnitude 2.9.

What was the strongest quake in Provincia de Alajuela today?

The strongest earthquake in Provincia de Alajuela today occurred 10 hours ago: Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 19 km northeast of Liberia, Provincia de Guanacaste, Costa Rica, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 8:41 pm (GMT -6).

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