6.0-magnitude quake hits 3 km southeast of Jaco, Costa Rica — USGS

Photo taken on Aug. 24, 2016 shows rescuers and a sniffer dog working after the earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy. The death toll from a powerful earthquake in central Italy has risen to 247, Italian authorities confirmed early on Thursday. (Xinhua/Jin Yu)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 jolted 3 km southeast of Jaco, Costa Rica at 21:51:10 GMT on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 27.24 km, was initially determined to be at 9.5976 degrees north latitude and 84.6014 degrees west longitude.

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