Quake and aftershocks located in Pacific

A 5.1-magnitude quake took place at 10:40 a.m. Thursday in the Pacific about 48 kilometers southwest of  Savegre, Quepos. The quake was attributed to a deformation in the Coco tectonic plate, said the Red Sismológica Nacional.

There were three lesser quakes in the same area at 12:10 p.m, 6:47 p.m. and 8:28 p.m., the Red said.

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