Major magnitude 6.7 earthquake - South of Panama on Wednesday, 21 July 2021 at 21:15 (GMT) - information

Updated: Sep 28, 2021 11:30 GMT

Major magnitude 6.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 126 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on 21 Jul 3:15 pm (GMT -6)

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Major magnitude 6.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 126 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on 21 Jul 3:15 pm (GMT -6)

Major magnitude 6.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

21 Jul 21:18 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.
21 Jul 21:22: Now using data updates from GFZ
21 Jul 21:23: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 5.9. Epicenter location corrected by 4.4 km (2.8 mi) towards S.
22 Jul 05:08: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.7. Epicenter location corrected by 10.2 km (6.3 mi) towards WNW.
Update Wed, 21 Jul 2021, 21:21
Earthquake reported few minutes ago near David, Chiriquí, Panama
We are receiving unverified early reports of seismic activity in or near David, Chiriquí, Panama on 21 Jul 2021 (GMT) at approximately 21:14.
There are no details yet on the magnitude or depth of this earthquake. We expect more accurate data to emerge in the next few minutes. The location and magnitude mentioned are indicative and temporary until the AllQuakes monitoring service receives more exact scientific data from a national or international seismological agency. Check back here shortly and stay safe.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jul 21, 2021 21:15:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 21 Jul 3:15 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 6.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.43°N / 82.98°W (North Pacific Ocean, Panama)
Antipode: 7.43°S / 97.02°E
Nearest volcano: Baru (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) S of Burica (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) S of Puerto Armuelles (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SSW of Divala (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) S of Progreso (PA.02.0419) (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) SSW of Pedregal (Distrito de David) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) SSW of David (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSW of Concepcion (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSW of Las Lomas (Distrito de David) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSW of Gualaca (pop: 3,450) --> See nearby quakes!
419 km (260 mi) WSW of Panama City (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 28.4°C (83 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SW
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.710 kmSouth of PanamaGFZ
6.810 kmPANAMAEMSC
6.710 km68 Km S of Punta De Burica, PanamaUSGS
6.710 kmSouth of PanamaGeoAu
6.610 kmPanama: 93 Km Al Sur De Limones, Distrito Barú, PanamáINETER
5.610 kmPanama: Near DavidRENASS
7.010 km113 Km Al Sur De Punta Burica, Panama.RSN
6.520 kmSouth of Panama [Sea: Panama]INGV

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ojochal (198 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Lights and wall hangings shaking, substantial movement. animals reacted. Everything was shaking | 9 users found this interesting.  
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Tinamastes, Puterenas Province, Costa Rica (225.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s : My chair was moving and chandeliers swung and items in the house swung on hangers and hooks. House made creaking sounds. | 5 users found this interesting.  
Boquete (161.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Everything shook for a long time. Like 20-40 sec. waves but long. So it felt like just up and down. Everything swang on the walls too. | 8 users found this interesting.  
Playa Zancudo, Costa Rica (125.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 30-60 s : Wow it kept getting stronger - I ran out of the house and then the ground under me kept rolling and swaying. It went on swaying for quite a long time. | 7 users found this interesting.  
Bahia ballena (209.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s : Felt like riding on a boat with waves | 7 users found this interesting.  
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (161.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 15-20 s : Varied from shaking to rolling. Longest lasting and strongest in several years. | 6 users found this interesting.  
near San Isidro, Pérez Zeledón (226.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Bed was vibrating and it lasted 45 seconds or so | 6 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
near Puerto Cortes, Osa, Puntarenas (197.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Good one~!!!!!!!! | 5 users found this interesting.  
Corcovado (145.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s : It felt like a medeocer rolecoster. | 5 users found this interesting.  
Panamá (413 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Felt sideways shaking | 5 users found this interesting.  
Ojochal, Costa Rica (201.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s : felt like being on a boat and the clothes that are hanging were moving | 5 users found this interesting.  
Caldera (152.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 10-15 s : Started lightly and then built up intensity | 5 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Las Lomas, David, Chiriqui (139.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Strong east west swaying. Objects close to collapsing | 4 users found this interesting.  
near Mercedes, Pérez Zeledón, San José (210.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Thought a truck hit the building | 4 users found this interesting.  
Boquete Panama (160.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : It was one of the worst quakes I hace experienced in 16 years. First quake where items in my house were swaying and making noise. Very scary | 4 users found this interesting.  
boquete panama / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes : much bigger than 3.0 I do not think they got that right... | 4 users found this interesting.  
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Alto Boquete (151.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 30-60 s : Fun ride! | 4 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Bocas del Toro, Panama (233.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Not strong but it lasted a long time. | 4 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
David, Chiriquí (126.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : mareos el piso se movia horizontalmente los vidrios se remecian y las paredes se veian moverse hasta la tierra | One user found this interesting.  
David, Chiriquí (126.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : mareos el piso se movia horizontalmente los vidrios se remecian y las paredes se veian moverse hasta la tierra | One user found this interesting.  
San Jose / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s : Made some noises in the windows | 3 users found this interesting.  
Panamá City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 30-60 s : Duración aproximada de unos 40 segundos, el movimiento se percibía lateral. Sensación de mareo e inestabilidad. Las cortinas verticales se movían al ritmo del leve movimiento lateral. Sensación extraña, le quitamos importancia... y luego de unos min | 3 users found this interesting.  
Nueva Gorgona, Panama (363.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Light lateral east/west movement for about 10 seconds. | 3 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
San carlos / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Tremors | 3 users found this interesting.  
Sarapiqui Costa Rica (193.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : It felt like my bed was buzzing | 3 users found this interesting.  
Bahia ballena (209.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s : Felt like riding on a boat with waves | 3 users found this interesting.  
San Francisco, Heredia, Heredia (309.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Me despertó | 2 users found this interesting.  
San Vito Coto Brus Costa Rica (151.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : House moved side to side, opened drawers, some objects fell of shelves | 2 users found this interesting.  
Bocas del Toro (230.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Las perchas se movían y el suelo también Pensé que estaba mareada | 2 users found this interesting.  
Los Anastacios, Dolega District, Chiriquí (135.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Brief Shake for around 10 seconds, objects moving slightly | 2 users found this interesting.  
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca Limón (248.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 30-60 s : Shaking back and forth, felt indoors and outdoors. Strong enough to cause a picture to fall from the wall. Plus small intermittent bumps for at least 10 minutes after.  
San Isidro, Pérez Zeledón (231.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : very mild at first, but after about 10 seconds it got stronger and I got up to go outside. Hanging lights and pans swinging. I was alarmed.  
Escazu, Costa Rica (303.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : This was slow and strong shaking and rumbling, doors and windows rattling and the chair I'm sitting in was shaking.  
Bocas del toro, panama (214.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : Live over the water, house was shaken horizontally for a significant time and things fell off walls. Felt like two consecutive waves.  
Puntarenas Province, Jaco, Herradura / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : Sitting outdoors and I could feel the patio table shaking and a slight swaying motion | 2 users found this interesting.  
Chiriquí (131.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Earthquake very strong, but no disaster | 2 users found this interesting.  
Ojochal (198.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s : Felt bed shaking. Went outside friends felt it and pool water was sloshing | 2 users found this interesting.  
La Mesa Veraguas Panama / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Sitting in porch chair felt as if a tank was passing by. | 2 users found this interesting.  
San Pedro (301.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : I felt dizzy and I was seated. Frightening! I’m leaving tonight | 2 users found this interesting.  
David / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe : Fuerte sismo | 2 users found this interesting.  
Hotel Isla verde Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : I felt my apartment swaying. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Rio hato Panama (337.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Sofa shaking | 2 users found this interesting.  
Barva Heredia (314.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s : . | One user found this interesting.  
Volcán, Panama (148.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s : House creaked, drink spilled | One user found this interesting.  
Panama city, panamá (416.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : I felt dizzy and I was sitting on a desk chair. It started moovin sidewades | One user found this interesting.  
Changuinola, Bocas del Toro (233 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Senti mareo y vi las cosas en movientos | One user found this interesting.  
San Miguelito, Panamá (425.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Ninguno | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Golfito Costa Rica (134 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 10-15 s : Increasing intensity | One user found this interesting.  
Santa Ana, San José (309.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Fuerte | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Quepos, Puntarenas (255.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Light quake | One user found this interesting.  
Parque Lefevre, Panamá (425 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : bed was moving | One user found this interesting.  
near Juntas, Abangares (380.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Weak shaking | One user found this interesting.  
San Jose / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Eating outside by pool at Crown Plaza hotel. Other dinners felt it also. Our chairs moved in rolling motion and window glass moved. Very light.  
Carenero, bocas del toro (228.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Yes. Felt quite strong ground 'wobble' as if on boat. Items hanging on walls shaking, seemed to last a fairly decent amount of time | One user found this interesting.  
David Chiriqui (123.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Fuerte y ondulante | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Paso ancho chiriqui / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Ye light shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Quepos / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Felt my bed shaking chains rattling outside. Heard windows rattling. Pendant lights were swaying. | One user found this interesting.  
Volcan panama / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong for 30 second | One user found this interesting.  
Juan Díaz Abajo, Antón, Coclé (316.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Horizontal swinging in multiple directions. | One user found this interesting.  
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Volcan, Panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 1-2 minutes : Hanging lights were swinging 1-2 ft. Waves of motion. No noise. | One user found this interesting.  
La California San Jose / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : My door was swinging back and forth. It was significant. | One user found this interesting.  
In the shower / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : I was showering and then I felt the earthquake | One user found this interesting.  
Costa Rica, Guápiles, Bellavista / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : I felt impressed because tremors are mostly imperceptible in this area. | One user found this interesting.  
Puerto Armuelles (96.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Movimiento horizontal prolongado con largos intervalos de ondulaciones al final. 15+ de duración. Inició lento y luego incrementa el movimiento horizontal fuerte, para luego disminuir la intensidad. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
la union concepción cartago costa rica (299.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : largo... mucho balanceo... sin retumbós | One user found this interesting.  
Alajuela Costa Rica / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Quick | One user found this interesting.  
Hilton Santa Ana / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Bed, lamp and all other things were shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica (249 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Like I strong solid wave under me | One user found this interesting.  
Grifo Alto, Puriscal, San Jose, Costa Rica / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 10-15 s : Just shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Costa Rica (245.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s : First low vibrations then wide swings, as in a hammock. | One user found this interesting.  
Puerto jimenez / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s : Very strong, im a officer at Court House in Puerto Jimenez. Golfito. We evaquate the court for 30 minutes | One user found this interesting.  
Heredia, Costa Rica (311.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Muy largo, quedé mareado | One user found this interesting.  
Drake bay (159.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s : Vibration and shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Medicine hat alberta / not felt : Nothing | One user found this interesting.  
Los Algarrobos, Dolega / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling : Panic and want to stay with my family | One user found this interesting.  
guadalupe, goicoechea, san jose, costa rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s : long shaking quake | One user found this interesting.  
David Chiriquí / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : El temblor demoro bastante y fue fuerte | One user found this interesting.  
Santa Clara, Renacimiento (160 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Vibraring and complex move | One user found this interesting.  
Portalon (240.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Ground vibratoet, Water in pool set in motion | One user found this interesting.  
Panama, Cocle (266.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : Very weak shaking. | One user found this interesting.  
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (160.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 20-30 s
Las Cumbres, Panamá (423.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (160.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
near Barranco Adentro, Changuinola District, Bocas del Toro (246.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
36 km of La Pintada, Coclé (294.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : The 3 stories building swings  
Potrerillos Arriba, Dolega District, Chiriquí (151.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 5-10 s
Atenas, Provincia de Alajuela (325.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Panama City (420.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
San Ignacio, Acosta (291.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : COSTARICA  
Quepos, Puntarenas (254.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes
Chinautla, Guatemala (1150.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
near Canto del Llano, Santiago District, Veraguas (246.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
San Francisco, Heredia, Heredia (312 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Jaco (251.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 2-5 s
Orosi, Paraíso, Cartago (270.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 5-10 s
Almirante, Changuinola District, Bocas del Toro (216.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s
Volcan, Chiriquí, Panama (159.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
Panamá (410.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Cartago (284.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 20-30 s
Jaco, Garabito, Puntarenas (302.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Felt dizzy, bed was shaking.  
Cocles (247.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
Concepcion, La Unión, Cartago (300.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
San jose (298.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
San Jose (301.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Curundu, Panamá District, Panamá (414.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / several minutes
San Francisco San Jose (306.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
near Fortuna, San Carlos, Alajuela (386.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s : It was long (reported through our app)  
Playa Hermosa (295 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
San Ignacio, Acosta (295.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 20-30 s : I was asleep upstairs and thought someone was vacuuming  
30 km of Puerto Cortes, Osa, Puntarenas (159.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Concepcion, La Unión, Cartago (298.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
San Felix (153.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : Tardo en parar.  
Pocosol, San Carlos, Alajuela (374.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 30-60 s
Ipis, Goicoechea, San José (304.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Cerro Punta Panama (166.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 30-60 s : Shaking and rattling of windows and objects in house  
La Barqueta, alanje (107 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Long rolling waves. Medium movement, not jerky.  
David, Chiriquí (126.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Cahuita (257.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
san jose (313.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s
Panama City (418.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Mata del Nance, David District, Chiriquí (129.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s (reported through our app)
Volcan (155.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
David, Chiriquí (123.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 30-60 s
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (160.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 20-30 s
near Churuquita Grande, Penonomé District, Coclé (340.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Los Anastacios, Dolega District, Chiriquí (138.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 20-30 s
Alto Boquete, Chiriquí (155.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s
Mercedes (314.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s (reported through our app)
near Alto Boquete, Chiriquí (152.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions)
Limon (286.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
panama (417.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Panamá (424 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
San Jose (311.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Cahuita (256.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Santa barbara (282.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 10-15 s
Carrillos, Poás, Alajuela (326.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
SANTIAGO, VERAGUAS (232.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s
Boquete, Panamá (159 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s (reported through our app)
David, Chiriquí los (122 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s (reported through our app)
panama (417.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Guadalupe, Goicoechea, San José (304.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
near Barranco Adentro, Changuinola District, Bocas del Toro (246.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Alto Boquete, Chiriquí (157.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
San Juan, Grecia, Provincia de Alajuela (333.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Bda 5. Bugana (125.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Volcan, Panama (149.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
Uvita (210.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Algarrobo, Chiriquí (133.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Boquete, Panama (160.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s (reported through our app)
Puerto Armuelles, Barú District, Chiriquí (94.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes (reported through our app)
Obarrio (418.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
San Salvador, Tinamastes, perez zeledon Costa Rica (223.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 30-60 s
David (126.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s (reported through our app)
volcan, panama (155.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Volcan, Chiriquí (153.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
David (128.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s
Dolega (141.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Bajo Boquete, Panama (159.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
boquete, panama (161.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
near Barranco Adentro, Changuinola District, Bocas del Toro (247.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
golfitl (140 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Chiriquí panama (154.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (161.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Hotel Isla verde Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : I felt my apartment swaying.  
Puerto viejo / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 5-10 s
Puerto Jiménez / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Island of Bastimentos Red Frog Beach Resort / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 minutes : I was on a lawn chair and it was vibrating. I saw the pool water splash out of my pool.  
Panama City Panama / not felt
Dan Rafael de Alajuela. Second floor (3-floor buil / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
David Chiriqui (123.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Fuerte y ondulante (reported through our app)  
bastimentos / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / several minutes
boquete (156.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / complex motion difficult to describe : Parked cars were dancing.  
David (122.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s : It continued trembling for almost a minute non stop.  
Cocle / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 15-20 s
La Merced, Grecia, Costa Rica (363.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : The bed shook  
La Paz waterfalls garden / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Alan he coastal / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s
Buenaventura, Panama / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s : Rolling back and forth, rumble sounds  
Limones, Hooked on Panama Lodge / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : Short, but hard, waves in pool. Everything was shaking ground moving!  
Los Algarrobos Chiriqui, Panamá (133.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Uvita, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 5-10 s : Husband felt this while at beach; I did not, but I was in the surf. Afterwards the howler monkeys were going nuts in the trees (strange given we normally only hear them in the early morning hours).  
Coronado / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
La Merced, Grecia, Costa Rica (363.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : The bed shook  
David, Chiriqui, Panamá / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
San Jose (302.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s (reported through our app)
David (162.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 30-60 s
Rio Claro / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / 20-30 s
Bocas del toro (227.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s
Puerto Viejo Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 10-15 s : 15-20 seconds of house shaking. Scary.  
David / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s : Muy fuerte  
Grecia, costa rica (328.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Se sintio muy claro, lateral, bien movido suave, y casi un minuto  
Boquete / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : Floor moving, light fixtures swinging and pictures falling from shelves. It had my dog in my lap, shaking terribly.  
Grecia, Alajuela, Costa Rica (332 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 20-30 s : Light rolling. Cabinets rattled, hanging plants were swinging. About 30 seconds (reported through our app)  
Santiago de veraguas (233.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Weak shaking for around 5 seconds  
Volcan, Chiriqui (154.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 15-20 s
domenical / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 15-20 s
Grecia (327.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s (reported through our app)
Kissimmee (2310 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
San Miguel Sarapiquí (346.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Long horizontal shaking, no objects fell... (reported through our app)  
Soná (192.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
San Jose (306.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Limón, costa Rica (117.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
boqueron chiriqui panama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 30-60 s
La Merced, Grecia, Costa Rica (363.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : The bed shook  
Wong / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Boquete, Chiriquí, Panamá. / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 30-60 s : Just that it went on and on. Also it seemed to pick up strength towards the end.  
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
limon costa rica / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
San José Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Puerto Armuelles (98.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s (reported through our app)
cahuita / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 15-20 s
Puerto Armuelles / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) : My dog was not upset at all, but my husband was frightened. First earthquake for both. I wasn't bothered, but did have a few moments of unsteadiness walking after the shaking stopped.  
Boquete, Chiriquí, Panamá. / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 30-60 s : Just that it went on and on. Also it seemed to pick up strength towards the end.  
ulaanbaatar, Mongolia / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
San Jose (300.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 20-30 s
Tres rios / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 30-60 s
Puerto viejo / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 5-10 s : Felt it at the beach in my belly .. wow it was scary  
Boca Chica Panama / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s : Distinct movement. No damage.  
La bonita de Rivas San Isirdo de General / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / complex motion difficult to describe / 30-60 s : Started out gentle then kept going and gradually got worse. Cats were freaking out, TV was shaking, fan almost toppled over  
Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica (244.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Dormía, me despertó, la casa crujía del movimiento, los árboles se movían ligeramente.  
San jose / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / complex motion difficult to describe / 5-10 s
Limon (285.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
San Ramon / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Shook the house for between 5 and 10 seconds. Water was moving from side to side.  
Panama City / not felt
Getting laptop off table when I noticed it shaking (220 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : The laptop my table was on was swaying even though I didn’t feel it  
Cartago, Costa Rica (288.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Hotel Buena Vista Boquete / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : weak, dull, repeatedly increasing and decreasing sound. A glass fell from the sideboard.  
Bocas del toto panama / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 minutes : The water was sloshing out of my pool  
Tocumen Panama / not felt : Nothing here  
Punta Uva / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Lomas de Ayarco Curridabat (298.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s
Puerto viejo / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
Barva heredia costa rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes
Puerto viejo (249.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 30-60 s
rohrmoser (305.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 30-60 s
Piedades sur Alajuela Costa Rica (342.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Río Hato, Coclé, Panamá (339.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
David / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Jaco Beach / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s
Cimarron de Turrialba, Costa Rica / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Manuel Antonio / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
Barrio Escalante / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Building shaking.  
Alajuela / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s
Alajuela (320.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / 30-60 s
Paraiso Cartago (286.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 5-10 s : Rolling swaying dog was scared. Windows and doors shaking.  
Alan he coastal / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s
David / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Puerto Armuelles (96 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s (reported through our app)
playa venao, los santos, panama (307.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 15-20 s : Sitting at my dining room table could feel a lot of movement for about 20 seconds, but it was gentle - nothing strong or intense. My kids in the next room were on their beds using computers and did not feel anything  
San Gerardo de Rivas / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : House swayed.  
San Ramon,Costa Rica (335.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s
Changuinola (232.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Estoy en la ciudad de changuinola en el lado atlantico del país, en esta ocasión el temblor se sintió mucho más fuerte que el del día 17 de este mismo mes,algunos productos del local se fueron al suelo  
Santa Fe, Veraguas / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 5-10 s
Moravia, San José, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : We felt an oselation movement weak in the begining and got stronger for a few more seconds to slow down tour the end  
Curridabat,CR / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Uvita / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s : My first experience.  
Sarchi Sur, Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : House shook…doors swayed.  
Boquete / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 20-30 s
Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica (244.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Dormía, me despertó, la casa crujía del movimiento, los árboles se movían ligeramente.  
Ojochal (197.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s
Santiago / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
Boquete, Panama (150.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging (reported through our app)
Uvita de Osa, Ounteranas Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Short 30 seconds or so but intense shaking of my concrete and steel house. All the shelving and objects swayed but nothing feel. My dog got up and went outside in the doorway just before it started.  
Carmen de guadalupe, san jose / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes
Manuel Antonio / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
coronado / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 1-2 minutes : strong  
San jose / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Panama City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
sitting in my car parked / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
Jaco Costa Rica / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Sustained light shaking  
Escazu, Costa Rica / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : Slow and strong vibration and noise that lasted for 30-60 seconds! Whew!  
San Jose, Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
DAVID CHIRIQUI PANAMA (125.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes (reported through our app)
Cahuita / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : We felt the balancing swinging and the swimming pool water was moving.  
Alto Boquete, Chirique, Panama / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 30-60 s : Rolling, shaking varying in intensity.  
San Jose / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 5-10 s : Very mild vibrations on third floor  
Isla San Cristobal, Bocas del Toro, Panama (213.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : This was the most shaking for the longest time we have felt in this house over the past 4+ years.  
Bocas Town, Bocas Del Toro / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Pérez zeledón Costa Rica (221.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Bocas del toro / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s
Ulloa / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Cartago, Costa Rica (281.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Strong and long.  
Uvita / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Bed moving  
David chiriqui / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
David / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
Boquete, Jaramillo Arriba / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Puntarenas Costa Rica / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s
Liberia (11.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : ..  
Drake Bay, Costa Rica / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Guadalupe, San José Costa Rica (303.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s
Heredia / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cartago (290.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s (reported through our app)
Las Palmas / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s
San Ramon la union cartago / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Chiriquí, Panamá / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 minutes
Costa del Este, Panama (424.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
bocas del toro / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Ciudad de Panamá (421.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
boquete, panama / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Perez Zeledon / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 30-60 s
Vistas de Chirripo, Santa Elena, Perez Zeledon / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 20-30 s
Selina san jose / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Piedra del Sol, Santiago, Panama / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Playa blanca (328 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 10-15 s
Puerto viejo (234.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 minutes
Boquete / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Potrerillos Abajo, Chiriqui Panama (146.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
cartago / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating
Ciudad Colon / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Boquete / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Dominical, Costa Rica (228.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
San Jose / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
Puerto Jiménez / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 20-30 s
Volcan panama (156.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Arraiján / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Las Lomas, David, Chiriquí / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake
Boquete / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Hatillo 8 San José / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
David, Chiriquí / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Santa Fe Veraguas Panama / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 10-15 s
Bocas del toro / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
Colon / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
Belen, Costa rica / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 15-20 s
Dolega / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Cahuita / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Davíd / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Panamá / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short
Palmares / Weak shaking (MMI III)
limon, Matina, Batan. / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 10-15 s
Neuva gorgona / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s
Volcán, Chiriquí / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 30-60 s
Boquete / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Los delfines / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (75 quakes)

  • 26 Sep 2021 01:42 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    17 km (10.6 mi) depth
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    119 km (74 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 25 Sep 2021 11:46 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    53 km (32.9 mi) depth
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    134 km (83 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 24 Sep 2021 16:46 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    22 km (13.7 mi) depth
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    99 km (62 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 22 Sep 2021 11:15 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
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    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Sep 2021 01:25 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
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    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 21 Sep 2021 19:56 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
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    127 km (79 mi) distance
    | INETER | Details
  • 21 Sep 2021 04:50 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
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    79 km (49 mi) distance
    | INETER | Details
  • 20 Sep 2021 07:43 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
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    127 km (79 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 15 Sep 2021 20:42 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
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    118 km (73 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Sep 2021 16:10 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
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    108 km (67 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 14 Sep 2021 18:26 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
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    105 km (65 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 14 Sep 2021 10:57 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
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    135 km (84 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 14 Sep 2021 06:26 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    12 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    102 km (63 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 13 Sep 2021 06:55 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    34 km (21.1 mi) depth
    |
    108 km (67 mi) distance
    | RSN | Details
  • 13 Sep 2021 05:54 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    87 km (54 mi) distance
    | INETER | Details
  • 12 Sep 2021 18:55 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    34 km (21.1 mi) depth
    |
    108 km (67 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
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