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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Panama-Colombia Border Region on Friday, 24 May 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Panama-Colombia Border Region on Friday, 24 May 2019
24 May 16:21 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Date & time: Friday, 24 May 2019 16:12 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.03°N / 77.54°W (Colombia)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (41 mi) SW of Riosucio (pop: 7,200)
117 km (73 mi) S of Unión Chocó (pop: 9,500)
118 km (73 mi) SW of Chigorodó (pop: 48,400)
138 km (86 mi) SW of Apartadó (pop: 86,400)
148 km (92 mi) SW of Turbo (pop: 50,500)
178 km (111 mi) NW of Quibdó (pop: 75,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 24 May 16:12 UTCM 4.8 / 10 kmPanama-Colombia Border RegionGFZ
Fri, 24 May 16:12 UTCM 4.9 / 30 kmNear West Coast Of ColombiaEMSC
Fri, 24 May 16:12 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km30km ESE of Jurado, ColombiaUSGS

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (modified Mercalli) scale.
458.6 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)

Significant earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Panama-Colombia Border Region on Friday, 24 May 2019

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