5.5 magnitude earthquake 13 km from Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

1982-08-17 18:24:04 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, August 17, 1982 18:24 PM
Your time: 1982-08-17T18:24:04Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS page: M 5.5 - Costa Rica
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

5.5 magnitude earthquake

1982-08-17 18:24:04 UTC at 18:24
August 17, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.543, -84.161
13.2 km from Quepos (8.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 47 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1982-08-17 23:21:15 UTC at 23:21
August 17, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.608, -84.215
15.2 km from Parrita (9.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 52 km