Quepos and the area around Dulce Nombre de la Unión southeast of the metro area have experienced flurries of quakes.
A 4.4 magnitude quake took place just offshore from Quepos Thursday night. There was a second quake of 4.0 magnitude that took place about 20 minutes after noon Sunday. The epicenter was fixed just west northwest of Quepos in the hills.
Dulce Nombre and vicinity experienced a 4.1 magnitude quake Friday just 10 minutes before midnight. Then there was a flurry of lesser quakes with the largest being a 3.3 magnitude quake at five minutes past 10 p.m. Sunday.