Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 14 Km Al Sur De Puerto Armuelles, Panama. (Costa Rica) on Sunday, 6 September 2020
6 Sep 02:32 UTC: First to report: RSN after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 05 de septiembre del 2020 8:16 pm
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.19°N / 82.916°W (Costa Rica)
Nearest volcano: Baru (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) S of Guanábano (pop: 100)
9 km (6 mi) SW of Altos de San Vicente (pop: 400)
9 km (6 mi) SW of Margenes de Corotú (pop: 100)
60 km (37 mi) SW of David (pop: 82,000)
145 km (90 mi) SW of Changuinola (pop: 18,000)
157 km (97 mi) SE of San Isidro (pop: 34,900)
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|05 de septiembre del 2020 8:16 pm (6 Sep 02:16:00 UTC)||M 3.8 / 3 km||14 Km Al Sur De Puerto Armuelles, Panama. (Costa Rica)||RSN|
|Sun, 6 Sep 02:16 UTC||M 3.8 / 3 km||Panama-costa Rica Border Region||EMSC|
|2020-09-05 20:16:04 (6 Sep 02:16:04 UTC)||M 3.5 / 1 km||16 Km Al Suroeste De Laurel, Costa Rica||INETER|
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