Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 25 Km Al Norte De Volcan, Chiriqui, Panama. on Monday, 12 August 2019
12 Aug 14:24 UTC: First to report: RSN after 27 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 12 de agosto del 2019 7:58 am
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.918°N / 82.535°W (Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) NE of Los Pozos (pop: 100)
18 km (11 mi) NW of Boquete (pop: 6,100)
20 km (12 mi) NE of Volcán (pop: 10,300)
56 km (35 mi) NW of David (pop: 82,000)
131 km (82 mi) SE of Limón (pop: 63,100)
193 km (120 mi) NW of Santiago de Veraguas (pop: 45,400)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|12 de agosto del 2019 7:58 am (12 Aug 13:58:00 UTC)||M 2.5 / 12 km||25 Km Al Norte De Volcan, Chiriqui, Panama.||RSN|
User reports for this quake
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