A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Sardinal in Costa Rica on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/19 / 2019-07-01 05:41:43 / July 1, 2019 @ 5:41 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -86.004° West, 10.5676° North, depth 35 km. Event id: us700047w9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700047w9. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:41:43 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Juan del Sur, Nicoya, Liberia (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Costa Rica (c. 4 516 000 pop), Nicaragua (c. 5 996 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (39 miles) from Liberia (c. 45 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Nicoya (c. 15 300 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 12 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from San Juan del Sur (c. 7 800 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 39 km W of Sardinal, Costa Rica. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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