Earthquake in Costa Rica

Death toll 14: AFP

Source : Glide number

 

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake shook north-central Costa Rica on 8 January and many rural towns have been under serious landslide threat. At least 220 people were injured during the earthquake and 34 people died. Electrical infrastructure and roads were also seriously damaged.

Source : International Charter for "Space and Major Disaster"

 

Ressources from OCHA/Reliefweb, click here

 

Map Ressources :

Landslides

Angel River

Sarapiquí River

Sarapiquí River

Earthquake and landslide in Costa Rica

Landslides

Earthquake and landslide in Costa Rica

Map of Alajuela's Water pipeline of 08/01/2009 - affected area

All the ressources are from CONAE and ICE and International Charter for "Space and Major Disaster"

Disaster Information
Name: 
Earthquake in Costa Rica
Region: 
Costa Rica
Occurance Date: 
08/01/2009