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Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 4 Km Al Noroeste De Limones, Distrito Barú, Panamá (Panama) on Friday, 4 September 2020

Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake  - 4 Km Al Noroeste De Limones, Distrito Barú, Panamá (Panama) on Friday, 4 September 2020
4 Sep 18:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 8 minutes.
Date & time: Friday, 4 September 2020 18:19 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-04 12:19:39
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.135°N / 82.886°W (Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NW of Limones (pop: 300)
6 km (4 mi) N of Baco (pop: 200)
11 km (7 mi) SE of Guanábano (pop: 100)
60 km (37 mi) SW of David (pop: 82,000)
150 km (93 mi) SW of Changuinola (pop: 18,000)
164 km (102 mi) SE of San Isidro (pop: 34,900)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-09-04 12:19:39 (4 Sep 18:19:39 UTC)M 3.5 / 7 km4 Km Al Noroeste De Limones, Distrito Barú, Panamá (Panama)INETER
Fri, 4 Sep 18:19 UTCM 3.7 / 5 kmPanama-costa Rica Border RegionEMSC

User reports for this quake (2)

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58.4 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short : Rápido. Se movió el líquido de las botellas,lámpara colgante y puertas del armario de la cocina (reported through our app)
62.1 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)

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Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 4 Km Al Noroeste De Limones, Distrito Barú, Panamá (Panama) on Friday, 4 September 2020

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