Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 146 km northwest of Tumaco, Narino, Colombia, on Sunday, 5 July 1992 at 06:00 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 5 Jul 1992 06:00:16 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.633°N / 79.804°W (North Pacific Ocean, Colombia)
Nearby towns and cities:
134 km (83 mi) WNW of Francisco Pizarro (pop: 6,110) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NW of Tumaco (pop: 86,700) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) W of El Charco (pop: 28,700) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 mi) WNW of Pasto (pop: 382,200) --> See nearby quakes!
338 km (210 mi) WSW of Buenaventura (pop: 240,400) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) NNW of San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador) (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
355 km (221 mi) W of Popayan (pop: 258,700) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 mi) WSW of Santiago de Cali (pop: 2,392,900) --> See nearby quakes!
402 km (250 mi) WSW of Palmira (pop: 248,000) --> See nearby quakes!
672 km (418 mi) WSW of Santafe de Bogota (pop: 7,674,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.1||33 km||south of Panama (Colombia)||USGS|
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More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 12 Aug 1992 21:12 UTC| M 4.7 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|11 km (7 mi) distance| USGS | Details