Flurry of quakes reported in metro area

Earthquake detection equipment counted 25 events Saturday, but most were so small that they could not be detected by humans.

The 1:23 a.m. quake was the largest, and the remainder are considered aftershocks. The early morning quake was estimated between 4.3 and 4.2 magnitude.

The Observatorio Vulcanológico y Sismológico said the smallest quake its equipment noted was 0.6 magnitude.

All were in the vicinity of Hatillo, northern Desamparados and  Guácima. No damage was reported.

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