Latest Earthquakes in Limón Province, Costa Rica

Latest Earthquakes in Limón Province, Costa Rica

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Limón 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 1432 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
4 days ago
On 2024-07-14 05:53:05
8.2917, -82.8085
190 km (118 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.3
10 km
4 days ago
On 2024-07-13 21:34:00
8.1898, -82.7239
202 km (126 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 5.4
10 km
10 days ago
On 2024-07-08 09:54:55
8.512, -82.7029
168 km (104 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 5.3
31.24 km
1 month ago
On 2024-06-01 20:32:52
9.6163, -84.1099
125 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
53.54 km
1 month ago
On 2024-05-26 04:37:10
8.4812, -82.9749
167 km (104 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.6
4.3 km
1 month ago
On 2024-05-25 20:11:37
8.4925, -82.9318
166 km (103 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.8
10.72 km
2 months ago
On 2024-04-20 00:59:48
8.975, -84.0445
158 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Limón Province
M 4.3
12.77 km
3 months ago
On 2024-04-06 17:25:40
10.2292, -83.9039
98 km (61 mi) ← W of Limón Province
M 4.3
10 km
4 months ago
On 2024-03-18 10:08:56
8.5745, -84.1483
199 km (123 mi) ↓ S of Limón Province
M 4.5
11.84 km
5 months ago
On 2024-02-10 07:28:24
8.4513, -82.7897
173 km (107 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.4
32.43 km
5 months ago
On 2024-01-25 23:50:41
9.4575, -83.8828
110 km (68 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.5
27.02 km
5 months ago
On 2024-01-20 14:38:54
9.3642, -84.1859
144 km (89 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
39.12 km
7 months ago
On 2023-12-19 00:35:53
9.6835, -84.0879
120 km (74 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 3.7
10 km
7 months ago
On 2023-11-23 07:06:18
10.801, -84.9192
225 km (139 mi) ← W of Limón Province
M 4.7
167.38 km
8 months ago
On 2023-10-30 01:07:50
9.2753, -84.0768
139 km (86 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
26.29 km
9 months ago
On 2023-10-21 10:45:58
9.5147, -83.6125
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 5.1
10 km
9 months ago
On 2023-10-16 23:26:03
9.8705, -84.3766
147 km (91 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4
13.03 km
10 months ago
On 2023-09-09 09:31:05
8.4893, -82.9118
167 km (104 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.5
14.55 km
10 months ago
On 2023-09-09 05:12:22
8.4316, -82.9299
173 km (107 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.5
10 km
10 months ago
On 2023-09-09 04:05:58
8.597, -83.0321
154 km (96 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.5
2.88 km
11 months ago
On 2023-08-11 20:26:16
9.074, -83.9685
144 km (89 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.4
34.14 km
11 months ago
On 2023-08-07 20:03:53
10.8559, -84.651
201 km (125 mi) ← W of Limón Province
M 4.3
163.08 km
11 months ago
On 2023-08-06 23:32:33
8.2839, -82.9507
189 km (117 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.4
21.17 km
1 year ago
On 2023-06-19 08:15:46
9.6262, -84.5826
174 km (108 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
7.71 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-30 01:08:10
9.6233, -84.9038
208 km (129 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
35 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-15 04:18:09
8.0946, -82.8903
211 km (131 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-26 02:24:15
9.8602, -83.8854
94 km (58 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
67.54 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-21 03:54:40
9.5926, -83.9584
110 km (68 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 3.8
30.74 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-21 01:44:13
9.3707, -84.1119
136 km (85 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 5.5
35 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-11 17:08:45
9.0785, -84.0692
152 km (94 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.7
10.47 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-02 16:50:39
10.2617, -84.7546
190 km (118 mi) ← W of Limón Province
M 4.4
61.7 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-26 13:03:24
8.4225, -82.8067
176 km (109 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-22 04:31:42
9.5691, -84.6994
188 km (117 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 2.9
13.43 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-19 22:56:52
10.0881, -84.2876
137 km (85 mi) ← W of Limón Province
M 4.6
17.53 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-18 08:24:12
10.2363, -84.1734
127 km (79 mi) ← W of Limón Province
M 4.8
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-30 14:11:33
9.6802, -84.4658
160 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.5
44.93 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-28 05:42:51
8.6665, -82.8198
148 km (92 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 2.9
12.21 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-27 03:49:40
8.9164, -82.8851
120 km (74 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 3.4
10.92 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-20 01:25:11
8.1558, -82.7092
206 km (128 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-19 06:40:58
9.3422, -82.7042
80 km (50 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.1
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-17 09:21:14
9.1918, -83.8616
126 km (78 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 3.8
36.74 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-16 18:53:08
8.5225, -82.7389
166 km (103 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.3
36.33 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-06 09:30:38
10.9731, -84.4625
190 km (118 mi) ← W of Limón Province
M 4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-09-29 14:12:14
9.5463, -84.8459
204 km (127 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
13.87 km
1 year ago
On 2022-09-12 18:01:39
9.3817, -83.8958
116 km (72 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-09-03 06:53:35
9.037, -83.8515
138 km (86 mi) ↓ S of Limón Province
M 5.1
14.95 km
2 years ago
On 2022-07-09 20:42:35
8.8662, -83.0773
125 km (77 mi) ↓ S of Limón Province
M 4.1
53.87 km
2 years ago
On 2022-06-17 07:26:24
8.667, -83.334
150 km (93 mi) ↓ S of Limón Province
M 4.7
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-06-16 15:36:51
9.9704, -84.4056
150 km (93 mi) ↙ SW of Limón Province
M 4.1
56.81 km
2 years ago
On 2022-06-12 06:57:49
8.4082, -83.0027
175 km (109 mi) ↘ SE of Limón Province
M 4.2
22.25 km

Limón Province Earthquake Statistics

Limón Province in , Costa Rica has experienced a total of 1432 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Limón Province 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Limón Province was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:04.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 19 1.28%
M 2 8 0.54%
M 3 178 12.01%
M 4 1000 67.48%
M 5 187 12.62%
M 6 32 2.16%
M 7 4 0.27%

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

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

The last earthquake in Limón Province was 4 days ago and struck 190 km (118 mi) ↘ SE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.30 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

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

The strongest earthquake recorded near Limón Province was a 7.60 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 34 km S of Limón, Costa Rica or 34 km (21 mi) ↓ S from the center of Limón Province, 33 years ago.

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

In 2024, Limón 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 Limón Province is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Limón Province has experienced 12 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 19.09 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Limón Province is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 1.59 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Limón 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.