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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - 90km WSW of Mutis, Colombia on Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - 102km WSW of Mutis, Colombia on Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake  - 102km WSW of Mutis, Colombia on Tuesday, 13 August 2013
Date & time: Tuesday, 13 August 2013 15:43 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 10:43:14
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.7566°N / 78.1997°W (Colombia)
Nearest volcano: Romeral (319 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5*10^14 J (139 GWh / 1.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 13 Aug 2013
Tue, 13 Aug 15:43 UTCM 6.6 / 2 kmSOUTH OF PANAMAEMSC
Tue, 13 Aug 15:43 UTCM 6.6 / 10 kmSouth of PanamaGFZ
Tue, 13 Aug 15:43 UTCM 5.6 / 20.8 kmEL OCEANO PACIFICOINGEOMINAS
Tue, 13 Aug 15:43 UTCM 6.6 / 10 kmSW of Mutis, ColombiaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Panama City (Balboa), Panama (386 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt initial p-wave arrival (MMII Very weak) followed about 20 seconds later by the s-wave (MMIII weak). I was on the second floor of a 2 story building. Felt like very long wavelength (distant source). I am a geologist and have felt many earthquakes - this one reminded me a bit of Loma Prieta (1989), which I felt at an epicentral distance of about 150 miles.
Cali Colombia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bogotá - Colombia (473.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): At the earthquake moment I didn't feel anything but later I felt a little bit dizzy, then I looked up the lamps and they were moving, so I realized there were an earthquake
Cali, Colombia (293.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cali, Colombia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Panama, Panama (340.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Panama City, Rep of Panama / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Cali, Colombia / MMI III (Weak shaking): weak building's vibration
PANAMA CITY, PANAMA / MMI III (Weak shaking): For at least 10 seconds I felt my chair moving and the Baliblinds curtains swinged. I am in Balboa, Panama City.
Panama city / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Panama (Panama) (378 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was standing very close in front of an LCD TV that started to swing back and forward for 4-6 seconds I rewing the voview to check if it was the sound but the movement did repeat so I check the computer to see if there was any erathquaek report but there was non just immediatly 4 hours after know that I'm cehcking again the earquake is there and it match the time when I saw the TV moving. Did't fealt anything myself just saw the TV swinging (via EMSC)
Manizales (Colombia) (300 km E from epicenter)(no details): se sintiò muy debil! (via EMSC)
Panama (Panama) (378 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The effects of the earthaquake only affect me in my house (via EMSC)
Panama (Panama) (378 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was on 6th floor close to the ocean and i felt building moved a bit but not enough for things to fall from shelves and stuff. (via EMSC)
Panama (Panama) (378 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was in a 30 stories building in floor 28. It felt like an "up and down" movement. (via EMSC)

 

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