Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 234 km west of Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia, on 2020-02-29 03:06:10 -05:00 -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 234 km west of Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia, on 2020-02-29 03:06:10 -05:00

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Feb 09:05 UTC: First to report: USGS after 59 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Feb 2020 08:06:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-29 03:06:10 -05:00
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.8384°N / 77.6415°W (North Pacific Ocean, Colombia)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) WNW of Nuqui (pop: 2,740) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Bahia Solano (pop: 3,080) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Pie de Pato (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) W of Quibdo (pop: 75,100) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (146 mi) WSW of Medellin (pop: 2,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (151 mi) WNW of Pereira (pop: 440,100) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (156 mi) WNW of Manizales (pop: 357,800) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) WNW of Armenia (pop: 315,300) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) NNW of Santiago de Cali (pop: 2,392,900) --> See nearby quakes!
417 km (259 mi) WNW of Santafe de Bogota (pop: 7,674,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.710 km43km WNW of Nuqui, ColombiaUSGS
4.710 kmNear West Coast Of ColombiaEMSC
4.610 kmNear West Coast of ColombiaGFZ
4.730 km292 Km al sur de La Palma, Panamá (Colombia)INETER

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Nuqui / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Caldas (Colombia, 223 km E of epicenter) : Estaba durmiendo y se movió una mesa (reported through EMSC)  
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