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20171112-quake-costa-rica

Strong quake in Costa Rica, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 occurred in Costa Rica at 4:28 p.m. HST on Sunday, November 12, 2017. Based on all available data… there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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20121023-quake-costa-rica

Strong 6.5 magnitude quake strikes Costa Rica, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

NO DESTRUCTIVE WIDESPREAD TSUNAMI THREAT EXISTS BASED ON HISTORICAL EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI DATA. HOWEVER – EARTHQUAKES OF THIS SIZE SOMETIMES GENERATE LOCAL TSUNAMIS THAT CAN BE DESTRUCTIVE ALONG COASTS LOCATED WITHIN A HUNDRED KILOMETERS OF THE EARTHQUAKE EPICENTER. AUTHORITIES IN THE REGION OF THE EPICENTER SHOULD BE AWARE OF THIS POSSIBILITY AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION.

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20120905_quake-costa-rica

No tsunami after very strong 7.6M Costa Rican quake

The tsunami warning and/or watch issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center is now cancelled for Costa Rica / Panama / Nicaragua although sea level readings do not indicate that a tsunami was generated… there may have been destructive waves along coasts near the earthquake epicenter.

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There have been no warnings issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center regarding this earthquake.

6.1 magnitude earthquake near Costa Rica

There have been no warnings issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center regarding this earthquake.

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