Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 84 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriquí, Panama, Costa Rica, on 2020-09-05 18:44:28 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
6 Sep 00:49 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-05 18:44:28
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.093°N / 83.113°W↗ (Costa Rica)
Antipode: 8.093°S / 96.887°E↗
Nearest volcano: Baru (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) WNW of Burica (Panama) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Puerto Armuelles (Panama) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Golfito (pop: 6,780) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Canoas (pop: 4,570) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (39 mi) SSW of Corredor (Ciudad Neily) (pop: 7,080) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) SW of Concepcion (Panama) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Panama) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of San Vito (pop: 3,980) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of David (Panama) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) SSE of San Jose (pop: 335,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.7||10 km||27 Km al oeste de Limones, Distrito Barú, Panamá (Costa Rica)||INETER|
|4.7||13 km||42 Km Al Suroeste De Punta Burica, Panama. (Costa Rica)||RSN|
|4.6||10 km||33 Km WSW of Punta De Burica, Panama (Costa Rica)||USGS|
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