CostaRica_310510
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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Tuesday, June 01, 2010 at 03:26:18 UTC

Monday, May 31, 2010 at 09:26:18 PM at epicenter

Location:
9.350°N, 84.281°W

Depth:
29.3 km (18.2 miles)

Region:
COSTA RICA

Distances:
74 km (46 miles) SSW (198°) from SAN JOSE, Costa Rica

156 km (97 miles) WSW (243°) from Limon, Costa Rica

194 km (121 miles) SE (138°) from Liberia, Costa Rica

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 7.5 km (4.7 miles); depth +/- 10.9 km (6.8 miles)

Parameters:
NST=226, Nph=226, Dmin=488.7 km, Rmss=1.17 sec, Gp=144°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7

Source:
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center:
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver

Event ID:
us2010wzae

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.