Hazard Information

TypeEarthquake
StatusHistorical
NameLimon (Bocas del Toro) Earthquake
Date1991/04/22
Time21:56
CountryCosta Rica
Origin9.6850000, -83.0730000
Hazard MapShakeMap (XML, Gzipped), 2008/11/08 21:51:50
Moment Magnitude7.6
Body-wave Magnitude6.3
Surface-wave Magnitude (Z Component)7.6
Energy Magnitude7.5361
Focal Depth10 km
Tectonic SettingActive Shallow
Seismic Moment2.8184·1027 dyn·cm (2.8184·1020 J)
Radiated Seismic Energy4.5094·1015 J
AccessPublic
Created: System

Earthquake Catalog Data

NoTimeEpicenterFocal DepthMagnitudeCatalog
1.21:56:519.6850000, -83.073000010 km6.3 mbNEIC
2.21:56:519.6850000, -83.073000010 km7.6 Ms-zNEIC
3.21:56:519.6850000, -83.073000010 km7.3 MwNEIC
4.21:56:519.6850000, -83.073000010 km7.6 MwNEIC

Hazard Maps

NoTypeDateFile Size
1.ShakeMap (XML, Gzipped)2008/11/08 21:51:50159.61 KB

Natechs

NoFacility
1.Refinadora Costarricense de Petroleo S.A. (RECOPE)-1

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