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An on-the-ground account of the Costa Rican quake

By on September 7th, 2012 | Last updated: September 10, 2012 at 11:47 am

A day after a 7.6-magnitude earthquake shook the land under Costa Rica, WUFT multimedia reporter Christina DeVarona spoke with UF grad Maria Perez Ruiz, who is currently living in Costa Rica. She experienced the earthquake first-hand.

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A week of earthquakes, but many too deep for much damage

By on September 7th, 2012 | Last updated: September 11, 2012 at 2:38 pm

Four major earthquakes hit locations throughout the world this week, including California. While some were too deep to cause much damage, a 5.7-magnitude earthquake in China killed at least 50 and injured hundreds.

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Aftershocks expected following powerful earthquake in Costa Rica

By on September 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:45 pm

The earthquake that struck in Costa Rica is among the largest recorded in recent history.

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