Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 17 km west of Puerto Armuelles, Barú, Provincia de Chiriquí, Panama, Costa Rica, on 04 de septiembre del 2020 5:29 pm -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
4 Sep 23:56 UTC: First to report: RSN after 27 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 04 de septiembre del 2020 5:29 pm
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.248°N / 83.01°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica)
Antipode: 8.248°S / 96.99°E↗
Nearest volcano: Baru (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) WSW of Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SW of La Esperanza (Panama) (pop: 1,890) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Canoas (pop: 4,570) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Golfito (pop: 6,780) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) S of Corredor (Ciudad Neily) (pop: 7,080) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Concepcion (Panama) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) S of San Vito (pop: 3,980) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Panama) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) WSW of David (Panama) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (138 mi) SSE of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
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||15 km||11 Km Al Suroeste De Puerto Armuelles, Panama. (Costa Rica)||RSN|
|4.0||15 km||Costa Rica||EMSC|
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