Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Panama-Costa Rica Border Region on Sunday, 12 May 2019 - information

Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 3.6 km southwest of La Bonita, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 19:24 (GMT)

Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 3.6 km southwest of La Bonita, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 19:24 (GMT)

Very strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

12 May 19:31 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
May 12 19:32: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Date & time: May 12, 2019 19:24:49 UTC
Magnitude: 6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.6°N / 82.79°W (Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama)
Antipode: 8.6°S / 97.21°E
Nearest volcano: Baru (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SW of La Bonita (Chiriquí) (pop: 598) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) NNE of San Isidro (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) WNW of Concepcion (Chiriquí) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SW of Volcan (Bugaba, Chiriquí) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Puerto Armuelles (Chiriquí) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WNW of David (Chiriquí) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Chiriquí) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSW of Changuinola (Bocas del Toro) (pop: 18,000) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 mi) SE of San Jose (San José, Costa Rica) (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) W of Panama City (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.010 kmPanama-Costa Rica Border RegionGFZ
6.130 kmPanama-costa Rica Border RegionEMSC
6.020 kmPanama-Costa Rica Border RegionGeoAu
6.024 km1 km al Noreste de La Cuesta, Corredores. (Costa Rica)RSN
6.020 kmPanama [Land]INGV
6.119 km8km N of Canoas, Costa RicaUSGS
6.022 kmCosta RicaBMKG

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Nueva Gorgona / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was reading when it felt like something heavy hit the building, my furniture rocked. It continued to rock. Nothing fell. I checked the time-26 minutes after the hour-so it took about 2 minutes to reach about 300 km away from epicenter. It seemed to cont  
Bejuco, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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Potrerillos ariba / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
Cabinas Ole Caribe (115.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking, nothing damaged.  
Platanillo (137.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking upstairs in our house. Guests felt like they were rocking in the cabins but nothing fell over.  
El Valle de Antón (292.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Jaco, Costa Rica (231.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Boquete (67.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Approx 30 seconds long, heavy shaking and some rolling motion.  
Villa Mercedes David Chiriqui / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Came in waves sound of a heavy truck on the street or train beneath the street  
San Jose, costa rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed rocked from side to side, room shook, chair rocked  
Boqueron, Chiriquí (23.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Panamá, Colón / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : La verdad era un templor fuerte,, yo sentí bien esté vez  
Boca Chica / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Coronado, Panama / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Zarcero, Provincia de Alajuela (247.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto jimenez / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Panama City Panama (361.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The chandelier sook  
Jaramillo Centro, Boquete District, Panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Lasted for about 15 seconds. Very loud noise in a cinderblock home approximately 4 km from center of Boquete, Panama.  
Boqueron / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Nirvana Gorgona, Chame, Panama (320.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I had just sat down and felt myself swaying forward and back, as if someone were rocking me in a rocking chair. I’m on the 10th floor of a condo directly on the beach.  
Playa Hermosa, Calle conga / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Jacó, Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Jaco, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Good shaker here in Pueblo Nuevo, Jaco, Costa Rica  
Manuel Antonio / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Escaleras (132.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Near David, Chiriqui, Oanama (43.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Escazu, Costa Rica (172.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Manuel Antonio / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Fortuna, San Carlos, Alajuela (288.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
From Russia, from Sankt Peterburg, not felt. / not felt : From Russia, from Sankt Peterburg, всё в порядке, был дома, висячие предметы в норме, не шатались.))),!!!  
Boquete / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Volcán (25.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Boquete / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Centro Jaramillo Boquete panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Penonome (267.6 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Palo Alto,Boquete, Panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Big jolt and rolling rumble , slight pause and then continued shaking. Felt inside, rocking the bed, and felt outside by a neighbor.  
David Chiriqui (44 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Zancudo / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : On second floor of house near beach. Wall hangings shook, then loud thud followed by extended shaking. Entire house rocked back and forth, continued rocking back and forth for quite a while. Very scary!  
Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Boquete (45 Km of epicenter + 6 Km from top of B / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : 1 picture off wall, glasses broken. Several roof tiles fell. Seemed to last a very long time. Cat very spooked. Birds went completely silent  
Paja Blanca, Playa La Barqueta (39.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Alarmed, especially that it may be a precursor to a stronger quake, waited for aftershocks...some objects fell and broke. Swimming pool sloshing. felt stronger than it was, I guess due to the length of the movement.  
David / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Puerto Armuelles / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : It felt like the house was rolling back and forth. I was sitting in a recliner and it was moving across the tile floor. The refrigerator slid across the floor. Everything on shelves fell. Some tree limbs broke.  
Bocas Town, Bocas del Toro Panama (97.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Alto Lino Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Alto Lino, Boquete  
Panama / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (46 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : We heard a noise that sounded of heavy machinery rumbling for about 20 seconds before we felt the ground begin to shake. Started lightly and progressed until you could see things rattling on shelves.  
Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Nice shaker!  
Boquete, chiriqui Province, Panama / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Varital de Boqueron / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : La sala se estremeció muy fuerte de manera horizontal. El carro se sacudió y antes de temblar las gallinas se asustaron percibieron y los perros latieron fuerte. Mis vecinos y yo salimos de la casa asustados.  
Manuel Antonio (169.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : In hotel room, windows rattled, curtains swayed, felt swaying sensation on 2nd floor  
San Isidro de El General in Pérez Zeledón, / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light vibration lasted longer than usal almost had you starting to wonder if there was a kick coming.  
Chimirol / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuervito de Pavones / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Very strong shaking, items crashing off the walls and shelving, broken glass, howling monkeys.  
Centro Jaramillo, Boquete, Chiriqui, Panamá (45 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Long strong shaking  
David Panama / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Taking a nap in bedroom, when shaking started, dresser, and items fell on floor, my dog jumped on the bed at got near me because she was scared, ceiling fan was swaying back and forth real bad!  
Mata del Nance, David District, Chiriquí (44.8 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Sabanilla, Montes de Oca, San José (203 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Patarrá (197.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It's was longer (reported through our app)  
Boquete / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cuervito / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Boquete, Panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
El Francés Chiriquí / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Varital de Boqueron / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : La sala se estremeció muy fuerte de manera horizontal. En el carro se sacudió y antes de temblar las gallinas se asustaron percibieron y los perros. Mis vecinos y yo salimos de la casa asustados.  
Paso Ancho, Panama (30.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Volcancito, Boquete / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong shaking, minor damage, pictures down, plaster damage, not sure what else?  
Penonomé / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Paso Ancho, Panama / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Strong rolling quake moving northeast to southwest. Several jolts to the house with a number of new cracks in walls. Rolling thru for about 5 seconds strong and total of about 10 seconds fading.  
David Panama / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Jaramillo Centro / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Scared us when it didn't stop after a few seconds - seemed to intensify  
San Rafael, Escazú, San José (208.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Near Town center, Boquete (41.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It moved heavy chair, I was sitting in. Rattled windows some. Lasted 12-20 seconds, maybe!  
MIAMI / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
San Jose, Costa Rica (203.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Dolega, Chiriqui / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Coronado de Osa / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Rocking chair shaking side to side, dog started barking, front door started shaking, cats jumped up in fright  
near Limon (136.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Light shaking. Two small glass hummingbirds hanging from the ceiling swayed. I use them as my own private earthquake detectors. :-) Nothing fell from shelves and no damage was done. The swaying lasted 8 to 10 seconds.  
Volcan, Chiriquí (30.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : relatively long rolling shake, not sharp, no damage, noisy  
Grecia, Puente de Piedra (232.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : This was the strongest one we've felt since moving here in September, 2018. It lasted longer as well, maybe twice as long. (reported through our app)  
Ciudad de Boquete, Provincia de Chiriqui, Republic / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Me despertó. Artículos que traquetean en la casa. A unos 65 km del epicentro, cerca del volcán Barú.  
Boquete, Chiriqui, Panama / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Strongest and longest one since I’ve been here. I’ve heard people that have lived here for years also say this is the strongest one ever. Pretty scary!  
Caldera / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
near Daniel Flores, Pérez Zeledón, San José (123.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
El Valle de Anton Panamá / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Lights shook cars moved back and forth  
Hornito (63.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Lasted for about 30 seconds.  
San Jose, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (45.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : About 20 to 30 seconds duration. Increasing then decreasing intensity.  
San Pablo Viejo Abajo, Provincia de Chiriqui (36.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto Viejo Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Had to watch things on the wall shake to realize it was an earthquake, my first!  
San Pedro, Montes de Oca (202.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Live between Boquete and David I felt it!!! / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Shaking more than I have ever experienced to date. Knocked picture from shelf to floor  
Coronado / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : building shaking curtains moving my chair rocking  
David / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Golfito / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : Shook slowed the violent jerking  
Pala Real, Chiriqui, Panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I’m stll shaking....  
turrialba / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bocas / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Volcan (25.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Alto Boquete, Chiriquí (41.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Playa Gorgona / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Lasted about 30 seconds  
La Virgen Costa Rica / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Trees shaking,dog confused and barking, mangos shaken from tree.  
Puerto Jimenez (57.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bocas del Toro Isla colon / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Fishhook marina, Golfito, Costa Rica (41.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was on the ramp leading from dock to marina building (on pilings). Felt shaking on ramp. Could see building shaking from side to side, perhaps 2 inches. Decorative flags shaking. Lasted 5 to 6 seconds.  
Potrerillos Arriba Distrito de Dolega / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Shook hard for nearly 30 seconds, Could see lamps, tables moving.  
San José / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Rafael, Escazú, San José (210.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
near Isla Bastimentos, Bocas del Toro District, Bocas del Toro (93.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
San Jose Costa Rica - Sabana / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I’m on the top floor six - lots of swaying  
Boquete / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Horrible  
Cabinas Ole Caribe (115.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking, nothing damaged.  
Potrerillos Arriba, Dolega, Chiriqui / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Panama City (362.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Window vibrating (reported through our app)  
San Vito, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Very short but the strongest earthquake I’ve felt  
Isla Bastimentos, Bocas del Toro District, Bocas del Toro (106.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cerro Punta, Chiriquí (31.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Boquete, Panama / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I felt and heard this quake for several seconds.  
Pavones (44.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Quick shake and power went out for a few seconds  
Arraijan (345.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Panamonte Estates, Boquete Panama / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting on bridge over fish pond..water turbulence...structure moving. Light shaking  
David / Light shaking (MMI IV)
puerto viejo, costa rica / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
San Jose de la Montana / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto Armuelles, Barú District, Chiriquí (45.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong shaking. Fall objets. Shaking for 15s. (reported through our app)  
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San Josecito, San Rafael, Heredia (214.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very light shaking at rest. (reported through our app)  
Coronado beach / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I felt it in Coronado beach, I live in the 7th floor. Felt quite strong while cooking  
Alajuela Costa Rica (222.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Dolega (42 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Puerto Viejo Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting on the beach in Puerto Viejo felt the swaying for about 4 seconds  
Llorente, Provincia de Heredia (216.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Boquete, chiriqui province, Panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
pavones (47.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Volcan, Panama / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Boqueron, Chiriquí (29 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
I am on the Caribbean side of Panama and Costa Ri / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Palo Alto,Boquete, Panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Big jolt and rolling rumble , slight pause and then continued shaking. Felt inside, rocking the bed, and felt outside by a neighbor.  
San Francisco, Veraguas (177.8 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Las Lomas, David District, Chiriquí (46.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
San José,costa rica (208.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Pedregal, Chiriquí (46.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
santa ana costa rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cahuita costa rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Laying down and my bed and hanging light moved for about 20 seconds. Rolling motion no jerking.  
finca los mangos , la virgen . pavones / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : not long, like 10 seconds but strong rigth away!!!  
near Barranco Adentro, Changuinola District, Bocas del Toro (117.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
panama / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Playa Zancudo (39.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Quite strong  
Playa Hermosa Boca Chica area (101.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : First felt just a little shake and heard rumbling, similar to when the washing machine gets off balance. Then a few seconds later, the house shook and there was rattling of doors nd a rumble. That part lasted maybe 10 seconds.  
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (41.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Strongest tremor I've felt here in the year I've lived here  
La Virgen Costa Rica / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Barrio Tournon, San Francisco, Goicoechea, San Jos / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Very long quake, almost like the Limon in 1990.  
Boquete (43.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
san jose / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pérez Zeledón, CoSta Rica (124.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Chiriquí, boquete (42 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Horrible experiencia fuerte y largo temblor en boquete, chiriqui (reported through our app)  
Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
near San Lorenzo, Chiriquí (84.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sustained shaking for about 30 seconds  
Perez Zeledon Costa Rica (127.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : My homemade alarm sounded.Only for seconds. (reported through our app)  
Boquete, Chiriquí / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (42.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Ojochal, Osa Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Lasted several seconds with 5 seconds as the most intense.  
Potrerillos abajo / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Lasted 10 to 12 seconds. Very strong.  
Sarchi / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Goes (38.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Puerto viejo talemanca, Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV)
David (43.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Sona (174.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Escazú / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sitting on a balcony and felt the shaking for a good 30-60 seconds  
Escazu Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
El Castillo de La Fortuna (294.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (44.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Volcán / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
near Puerto Cortes, Osa, Puntarenas (107.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Algarrobo, Chiriquí (41.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
San Emigdio (El Salvador, 873 km NW of epicenter) : Hotel building was swaying for roughly 10 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Puerto Armuelles (Panama, 38 km S of epicenter) : It was very strong. Threw all appliances, TVs and people sitting down to the floor. Nearby grocery store had shelves fall on customers breaking legs etc. Many homes destroyed or rendered unsafe. Large trees swayed 5-6 feet; some fell; and the road undulat (reported through EMSC)  
Ciudad de Panamá (Panama, 371 km E of epicenter) : En Panamá, Costa del Este se sintió el movimiento como una ola. (reported through EMSC)  
Concepcion (Costa Rica, 194 km NW of epicenter) : Largo, 15 seg más o menos, pero leve (reported through EMSC)  
David (Panama, 49 km SE of epicenter) : David, Chiriquí, Panamá significant ground shaking. More violent than usual. No damages. (reported through EMSC)  
Caldera (Panama, 47 km E of epicenter) : 20-30 seconds in Alto Boquete. (reported through EMSC)  
Alto Boquete (Panama, 45 km E of epicenter) : Súper Market in Puerto Armuelles (reported through EMSC)  
Dolega (Panama, 44 km E of epicenter) : We are just west of David and have an in ground pool. Water slopped out and the cars were shaking in the driveway. Very strong! (reported through EMSC)  
La Concepción (Panama, 24 km SE of epicenter) : Quake was about 30 km NW (reported through EMSC)  
Puerto Armuelles (Panama, 40 km S of epicenter) : Very strong and long here in Puerto Armuelles. (reported through EMSC)  
La Mata de Bugaba (Panama, 24 km SE of epicenter) : It last for awhile; the mirrors, chandeliers, and other things continued swaying for about 30 seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
Ciudad de Panamá (Panama, 365 km E of epicenter) : Fue fuerte y largo, como una ola (reported through EMSC)  
Las Lajas (Panama, 113 km E of epicenter) : Long. No damages. Lot of shake (reported through EMSC)  
David (Panama, 48 km SE of epicenter) : we are kinda near to the epicenter, in las lomas corregimiento (reported through EMSC)  
Los Algarrobos (Panama, 47 km E of epicenter) : Bastante fuerte (reported through EMSC)  
Alto Boquete (Panama, 47 km E of epicenter) : Duración de unos 12 seg (reported through EMSC)  
(Panama, 42 km E of epicenter) : Standing up outside I felt thw ground wawing under my feet. (reported through EMSC)  
Volcán (Panama, 30 km NE of epicenter) : Very strong like bouncing (reported through EMSC)  
Pavas (Costa Rica, 204 km NW of epicenter) : Weak movement in San Jose (reported through EMSC)  
Bahia Ballena (Costa Rica, 101 km NW of epicenter) : Ojochal Costa Rica, our house shook for a bit, nothing serious. (reported through EMSC)  
(Panama, 58 km E of epicenter) : Long, slow, heavy roller with good "train noise". (reported through EMSC)  
(Panama, 58 km E of epicenter) : Bastante fuerte!!! (reported through EMSC)  
(Panama, 58 km E of epicenter) : Fue bastante fuerte se cayeron fotos y retratos (reported through EMSC)  
David (Panama, 55 km E of epicenter) : Bastante prolongado (reported through EMSC)  
El Bongo (Panama, 32 km E of epicenter) : 15-20 seconds long no damage (reported through EMSC)  
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  • 07 Nov 2019 17:59 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    26 km (16.2 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 06 Nov 2019 09:57 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 04 Nov 2019 10:36 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 03 Nov 2019 04:45 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
    |
    48 km (30 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 02 Nov 2019 05:18 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    29 km (18 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 01 Nov 2019 04:37 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (8 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 31 Oct 2019 18:54 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    40 km (25 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 30 Oct 2019 04:11 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 25 Oct 2019 09:48 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 24 Oct 2019 00:49 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 23 Oct 2019 09:55 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (3 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 23 Oct 2019 09:09 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 23 Oct 2019 08:43 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 20 Oct 2019 13:18 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
    |
    46 km (29 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 20 Oct 2019 09:53 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    31 km (19 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 20 Oct 2019 07:43 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • Show all

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