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7.6 Earthquake strikes Costa Rica

The coast of Costa Rica was struck on 5 September 2012 at 08:42 a.m. local time by a major earthquake with the epicenter located in the Nicoya Península.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 06/09/2012 - 12:29

Earthquake in Costa Rica

Map by CNE showing areas affected by earthquakeThe coast of Costa Rica wa

Disaster Information
Nombre: 
Earthquake
Región: 
Costa Rica
Fecha de ocurrencia: 
05/09/2012
latitud: 
10.12
longitud: 
85.347

Flood in Costa Rica

 Heavy rains in the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica have triggered floods and mudslides. 157 people in shelters.

Disaster Information
Nombre: 
Flood
Región: 
Pacific Coast
Fecha de ocurrencia: 
27/05/2010
latitud: 
9.74892
longitud: 
-83.7534

International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR)

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Flood in Costa Rica

Due to a cold front in the Caribbean coast, heavy rains, floods and violent winds have affected thousands of people since early February 2009.

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Nombre: 
Flood in Costa Rica
Región: 
Costa Rica
Fecha de ocurrencia: 
10/02/2009

Earthquake in Costa Rica

Death toll 14: AFP

Source : Glide number

 

Disaster Information
Nombre: 
Earthquake in Costa Rica
Región: 
Costa Rica
Fecha de ocurrencia: 
08/01/2009