Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 145 km northwest of Tumaco, Narino, Colombia, on Monday, 13 November 1995 at 12:36 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 13 Nov 1995 12:36:53 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.94°N / 79.414°W (North Pacific Ocean, Colombia)
Nearby towns and cities:
121 km (75 mi) NW of Francisco Pizarro (pop: 6,110) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Tumaco (pop: 86,700) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WNW of El Charco (pop: 28,700) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (177 mi) WSW of Buenaventura (pop: 240,400) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (190 mi) NW of Pasto (pop: 382,200) --> See nearby quakes!
316 km (196 mi) W of Popayan (pop: 258,700) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (202 mi) W of Santiago de Cali (pop: 2,392,900) --> See nearby quakes!
366 km (228 mi) NNW of San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador) (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (278 mi) WNW of Florencia (pop: 130,300) --> See nearby quakes!
620 km (385 mi) WSW of Santafe de Bogota (pop: 7,674,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 5.4||10 km||south of Panama (Colombia)||USGS|
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