Quake was felt strongest in capital

Earthquake experts say that a 4.6 magnitude quake Thursday in the hills overlooking Quepos was felt more strongly in San José due to the soil underneath the capital.

The quake took place at 11:51 a.m., said the Laboratorio de Ingeniería Sísmica at the Unversidad de Costa Rica.

The epicenter was estimated at 4.8 kilometers east of Naranjo de Aguire and 9.3 kilometers east northeast of Quepos.

No incidents of major damage have been reported 

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