• Costa Rica Real Estate

Magnitude 4.8 earthquake shakes most of Costa Rica on Sunday night

February 21, 2011

An earthquake that was felt in most of Costa Rica on Sunday night registered a 4.8 on the Richter scale, according to the country’s Volcanology and Seismology Observatory (Ovsicori).

The epicenter was located located in Guanacaste, near Abangares, the Ovsicori reported. The earthquake hit at 7:31 p.m., and reportedly was felt in Guanacaste, Puntarenas and the Central Valley. No major damage has been reported.

The US Geological Society registered the earthquake as having a 4.7 magnitude.

You may be interested

Mike Pompeo warns Costa Rica about economic ties with China
Costa Rica
15 views
Costa Rica
15 views

Mike Pompeo warns Costa Rica about economic ties with China

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 21, 2020

During a press conference following Tuesday's meeting with President Carlos Alvarado, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Costa Rica…

President Alvarado asks U.S. Secretary of State to review Costa Rica travel advisory, FAA certification
Costa Rica
22 views
Costa Rica
22 views

President Alvarado asks U.S. Secretary of State to review Costa Rica travel advisory, FAA certification

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 21, 2020

President Carlos Alvarado asked U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday to review the North American country's travel advisory…

‘No evidence’ Maduro willing to hold free elections, Pompeo says in Costa Rica
Costa Rica
8 views
Costa Rica
8 views

‘No evidence’ Maduro willing to hold free elections, Pompeo says in Costa Rica

AFP - January 21, 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that despite numerous contacts with foreign officials in recent months, there's no…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!