5.9 magnitude earthquake 24 km from Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

2010-05-20 22:16:30 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, May 20, 2010 22:16 PM
Your time: 2010-05-20T22:16:30Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS page: M 5.9 - Costa Rica
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 429 people


A

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2010-05-20 22:16:30 UTC at 22:16
May 20, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.247, -84.302
24.2 km from Quepos (15.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 21 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2010-05-21 07:59:35 UTC at 07:59
May 21, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.408, -84.354
12.2 km from Parrita (7.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 40 km