Latest Earthquakes in Alajuela Province, Costa Rica

Latest Earthquakes in Alajuela Province, Costa Rica

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Alajuela Province, Costa Rica. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 1732 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 days ago
On 2024-07-11 12:04:09
11.5257, -85.9578
208 km (129 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.6
187.5 km
1 month ago
On 2024-06-01 20:32:52
9.6163, -84.1099
93 km (58 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.1
53.54 km
2 months ago
On 2024-04-20 00:59:48
8.975, -84.0445
163 km (101 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
12.77 km
2 months ago
On 2024-04-17 21:21:54
11.1472, -85.3138
127 km (79 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 5.5
154 km
3 months ago
On 2024-04-07 21:28:41
11.3458, -85.6124
166 km (103 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
194.11 km
3 months ago
On 2024-04-06 17:25:40
10.2292, -83.9039
61 km (38 mi) โ†’ E of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
10 km
3 months ago
On 2024-03-31 03:46:14
10.6938, -86.2353
199 km (123 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.9
35 km
3 months ago
On 2024-03-18 10:08:56
8.5745, -84.1483
204 km (127 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
11.84 km
4 months ago
On 2024-03-16 16:39:09
10.6938, -86.4073
217 km (135 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
36.48 km
4 months ago
On 2024-03-11 03:47:17
10.6832, -86.3826
215 km (133 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 5
11.43 km
4 months ago
On 2024-03-07 08:20:11
9.7781, -86.3237
217 km (135 mi) โ†™ SW of Alajuela Province
M 5.7
11.15 km
5 months ago
On 2024-01-25 23:50:41
9.4575, -83.8828
120 km (74 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
27.02 km
5 months ago
On 2024-01-20 14:38:54
9.3642, -84.1859
117 km (73 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.1
39.12 km
6 months ago
On 2024-01-12 01:44:05
10.5334, -85.8306
153 km (95 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
49.6 km
6 months ago
On 2023-12-19 00:35:53
9.6835, -84.0879
87 km (54 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 3.7
10 km
7 months ago
On 2023-11-23 07:06:18
10.801, -84.9192
69 km (43 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.7
167.38 km
8 months ago
On 2023-10-30 01:07:50
9.2753, -84.0768
130 km (80 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.1
26.29 km
8 months ago
On 2023-10-29 22:41:05
11.5414, -85.9796
211 km (131 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.6
155.65 km
8 months ago
On 2023-10-21 10:45:58
9.5147, -83.6125
132 km (82 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 5.1
10 km
9 months ago
On 2023-10-16 23:26:03
9.8705, -84.3766
58 km (36 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4
13.03 km
10 months ago
On 2023-09-14 03:34:20
9.9962, -86.3935
218 km (135 mi) โ†™ SW of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
10 km
10 months ago
On 2023-08-28 06:11:04
10.1969, -85.9991
172 km (106 mi) โ†™ SW of Alajuela Province
M 4.2
10 km
11 months ago
On 2023-08-11 20:26:16
9.074, -83.9685
155 km (96 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.4
34.14 km
11 months ago
On 2023-08-11 11:33:20
10.9815, -86.3293
216 km (134 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.8
53.47 km
11 months ago
On 2023-08-10 11:00:12
10.9943, -86.3862
223 km (138 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.2
50.12 km
11 months ago
On 2023-08-07 20:03:53
10.8559, -84.651
56 km (35 mi) โ†– NW of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
163.08 km
1 year ago
On 2023-06-19 08:15:46
9.6262, -84.5826
86 km (53 mi) โ†“ S of Alajuela Province
M 4.1
7.71 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-30 01:08:10
9.6233, -84.9038
99 km (61 mi) โ†“ S of Alajuela Province
M 4.1
35 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-09 02:28:08
11.1227, -85.7728
166 km (103 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.6
89.28 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-05 01:08:06
11.4422, -85.7022
180 km (112 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.2
182.72 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-18 06:09:05
10.5048, -86.1792
190 km (118 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
41.46 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-06 06:39:05
11.6432, -85.7772
201 km (125 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 5.1
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-02 13:00:47
10.5187, -86.1566
188 km (117 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
37.97 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-29 18:49:10
10.5971, -86.1048
183 km (114 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
32.77 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-26 02:24:15
9.8602, -83.8854
84 km (52 mi) โ†’ E of Alajuela Province
M 4.1
67.54 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-23 01:44:41
10.5039, -86.1629
189 km (117 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
35.98 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-21 03:54:40
9.5926, -83.9584
103 km (64 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 3.8
30.74 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-21 01:44:13
9.3707, -84.1119
119 km (73 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 5.5
35 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-20 07:09:18
10.8522, -86.4376
224 km (139 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.4
39.48 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-19 09:51:57
10.6043, -86.3395
209 km (130 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-15 08:33:04
10.6589, -86.4468
221 km (137 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-11 17:08:45
9.0785, -84.0692
151 km (94 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.7
10.47 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-02 16:50:39
10.2617, -84.7546
37 km (23 mi) โ†™ SW of Alajuela Province
M 4.4
61.7 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-22 04:31:42
9.5691, -84.6994
95 km (59 mi) โ†“ S of Alajuela Province
M 2.9
13.43 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-19 22:56:52
10.0881, -84.2876
37 km (23 mi) โ†˜ SE of Alajuela Province
M 4.6
17.53 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-18 08:24:12
10.2363, -84.1734
33 km (20 mi) โ†’ E of Alajuela Province
M 4.8
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-14 10:31:55
11.0748, -86.3733
224 km (139 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.2
35 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-30 14:11:33
9.6802, -84.4658
79 km (49 mi) โ†“ S of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
44.93 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-08 05:54:06
9.4149, -85.4756
157 km (97 mi) โ†™ SW of Alajuela Province
M 4.5
37.6 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-07 00:12:32
10.8874, -86.1165
191 km (119 mi) โ† W of Alajuela Province
M 4.3
34.69 km

Alajuela Province Earthquake Statistics

Alajuela Province in , Costa Rica has experienced a total of 1732 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Alajuela Province 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Alajuela Province was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:53.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 20 1.11%
M 2 5 0.28%
M 3 141 7.82%
M 4 1333 73.93%
M 5 196 10.87%
M 6 32 1.77%
M 7 5 0.28%

Magnitude distribution for Alajuela Province was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:57.

When was the last earthquake in Alajuela Province, Costa Rica?

The last earthquake in Alajuela Province was 3 days ago and struck 208 km (129 mi) โ† W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.60 on the richter scale and a depth of 187.497 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Alajuela Province, Costa Rica?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Alajuela Province was a 7.60 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 34 km S of Limรณn, Costa Rica or 168 km (104 mi) โ†’ E from the center of Alajuela Province, 33 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Alajuela Province, Costa Rica?

In 2024, Alajuela Province has experienced 12 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Alajuela Province is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Alajuela Province has experienced 12 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 23.09 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Alajuela Province is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 1.92 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Alajuela Province, Costa Rica

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.