Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - SOUTH OF PANAMA on Sunday, 1 January 2017
1 Jan 06:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.54°N / 79.02°W (Colombia)
Nearest volcano: Cumbal (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) NW of Francisco Pizarro (pop: 6,100)
86 km (53 mi) NW of Tumaco (pop: 86,700)
101 km (63 mi) W of El Charco (pop: 28,700)
126 km (78 mi) W of Guapí (pop: 13,900)
127 km (79 mi) NW of San José (pop: 1,800)
189 km (118 mi) NE of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 1 Jan 06:35 UTC||M 4.7 / 14 km||SOUTH OF PANAMA||EMSC|
|2017-01-01 01:35:49 -05:00 (1 Jan 06:35:49 UTC)||M 4.7 / 14 km||- 58km NW of Francisco Pizarro, Colombia||USGS|
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