5.6 earthquake Costa Rica, September 8, 2012

Posted on September 9, 2012 • Filed under: Costa Rica, Earthquake, TRAVEL

He was moderate in Santa Cruz, and Nicoya Cóbano. In San José was weak.
An earthquake of 5.6 degrees on the Richter scale shook Costa Rica on Saturday afternoon, causing no casualties or damage, with epicenter in Nicoya, on the Pacific coast, which occurred on Wednesday a 7.6 magnitude earthquake , according to the national seismological observatory. The quake, recorded at 14H29 local (20H29 GMT), occurred at a depth of 8 km and 12 km of beach Buena Vista, in Nicoya, Guanacaste province, according to the Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI). Read Article

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