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Light earthquake 4.6 mag, 11 km WNW of Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

Earthquake location 10.0463S, -83.1268WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Puerto Limon in Costa Rica. The temblor was reported at 01:27:35 / 1:27 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 18.06 km (11 miles). Global time of event 21/06/15 / 2015-06-21 07:27:35 / June 21, 2015 @ 7:27 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -83.1268 West, latitude 10.0463 North, depth 18.06 km, unique identifier, us10002kn7. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us10002kn7,.

Close countries, Costa Rica (c. 4 516 000 pop), Panama (c. 3 411 000 pop). The epicenter was 12 km (7 miles) from Limón (c. 63 100 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Paraíso (c. 39 700 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from San Isidro (c. 34 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Turrialba (c. 29 000 pop), 97 km (61 miles) from Ipís (c. 26 700 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Cartago (c. 26 600 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Changuinola (c. 22 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Isidro, Ipís, San Diego.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -83.1268° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 10.0463° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 18.06 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11km WNW of Puerto Limon, Costa Rica Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-06-21 07:27:35 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-06-21 07:52:50 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 5.7 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 327 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.25 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.97 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 31 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us10002kn7 Id of event.
Event Code 10002kn7 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10002kn7, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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