A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Guapiles in Costa Rica. Id of earthquake: us2000bvrr. Event ids that are associated: us2000bvrr. Exact location, longitude -83.9908° West, latitude 10.1856° North, depth = 12.66 km. The temblor was reported at 20:34:24 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.66 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 02:34:24 / November 29, 2017 @ 2:34 am.
Close country/countries, Costa Rica (c. 4 516 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from San José (c. 335 000 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from San Francisco (c. 55 900 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Alajuela (c. 47 500 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Paraíso (c. 39 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Curridabat (c. 34 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Esparza, Orotina, Desamparados (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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