6.5 magnitude earthquake 26 km from La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica

1973-04-14 08:34:00 UTC

UTC time: Saturday, April 14, 1973 08:34 AM
Your time: 1973-04-14T08:34:00Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS page: M 6.5 - Costa Rica
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1973-04-14 08:34:00 UTC at 08:34
April 14, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.679, -84.759
26.2 km from La Fortuna (16.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1973-04-14 08:54:29 UTC at 08:54
April 14, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.711, -84.763
29.2 km from La Fortuna (18.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 33 km

C

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1973-04-14 09:19:09 UTC at 09:19
April 14, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.26, -85.015
6.2 km from Juntas (4.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 33 km