Initial reports show a 4.7 earthquake rumbling through San Jose tonight at 6:46pm.
According to OVSICORI-UNA, the epicenter was located 11.6 km southwest of the Cerro de la Muerte in San Isidro De El General. This is near Los Quetzales National Park in the southwestern part of the country. The earthquake’s depth has been listed at 13 km.
OVSICORI-UNA reports the affected region to include 14.0 km northwest of San Isidro De El General, San Jose to 24.1 km northeast of Dominical, Quepos, Puntarenas. So far, we know the quake to have been felt as far north as Zapote.
UPDATE: A secondary quake measuring at magnitude of 3.3 came at 10:54pm. Residents in Montes de Oca reported feeling a “strong jolt.”
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