Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 9 km al Noroeste de Puerto Armuelles, Panama. on Sunday, 12 July 2020
12 Jul 21:24 UTC: First to report: RSN after 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 12 de julio del 2020 3:10 pm
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.363°N / 82.988°W (Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of La Victoria (pop: 400)
6 km (4 mi) W of Blanco Arriba (pop: 400)
7 km (4 mi) SW of El Coco (pop: 200)
62 km (38 mi) W of David (pop: 82,000)
181 km (113 mi) S of Limón (pop: 63,100)
190 km (118 mi) SE of Paraíso (pop: 39,700)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|12 de julio del 2020 3:10 pm (12 Jul 21:10:00 UTC)||M 3.7 / 27 km||9 km al Noroeste de Puerto Armuelles, Panama.||RSN|
|Sun, 12 Jul 21:10 UTC||M 3.7 / 27 km||Panama-costa Rica Border Region||EMSC|
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