Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 259 km west of Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia, on 2020-07-18 05:15:11 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
18 Jul 16:07 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 hours.
Date & time: 18 Jul 2020 11:15:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-07-18 05:15:11
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.314°N / 77.901°W (North Pacific Ocean, Colombia)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) W of Bahia Solano (pop: 3,080) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) S of Jurado (pop: 2,350) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Nuqui (pop: 2,740) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WNW of Quibdo (pop: 75,100) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) SW of Chigorodo (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SW of Apartado (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) W of Medellin (pop: 2,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) NW of Pereira (pop: 440,100) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) WNW of Manizales (pop: 357,800) --> See nearby quakes!
463 km (288 mi) WNW of Santafe de Bogota (pop: 7,674,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||9 km||234 Km al sur de La Palma, Panamá (Colombia)||INETER|
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