M 4.5 earthquake in Tejar, Middle-America,Costa Rica on 15th August 2018 06:15:18 AM.
EDIS Number EQ-20180815-942235-CRI
Magnitude M 4.5
Mercalli scale 4
Date-Time [UTC] 15th August 2018 06:15:18 AM
Local Date/Time Wednesday,August 15th, 2018 at 01:15 in the at night at epicenter
Coordinate 9° 39.000,84° 13.800
Depth 20 f km [12.43 miles]
Hypocentrum Shallow depth
Class Light
Continent Middle-America
Country Costa Rica
Location 1.00 km [0.62 miles] to Tejar,Middle-America
Source EMSC
The potential impact of the earthquake Most people indoors feel movement. Hanging objects swing. Dishes, windows, and doors rattle. The earthquake feels like a heavy truck hitting the walls. A few people outdoors may feel movement. Parked cars rock.