Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Panama-costa Rica Border Region on Monday, 7 September 2020
7 Sep 16:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.32°N / 82.95°W (Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NE of Cabecera de San Bartolo (pop: 100)
4 km (2 mi) NE of San Bartolo Límite (pop: 100)
5 km (3 mi) SW of Blanco Arriba (pop: 400)
58 km (36 mi) SW of David (pop: 82,000)
186 km (116 mi) S of Limón (pop: 63,100)
197 km (122 mi) SE of Paraíso (pop: 39,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 7 Sep 16:22 UTC||M 3.4 / 6 km||Panama-costa Rica Border Region||EMSC|
|07 de septiembre del 2020 10:22 am (7 Sep 16:22:00 UTC)||M 3.4 / 6 km||3 Km Al Oeste De Puerto Armuelles, Panama.||RSN|
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