Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 9.5 km northwest of Puerto Armuelles, Barú, Provincia de Chiriquí, Panama, on 2020-09-25 00:09:19 -

Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 9.5 km northwest of Puerto Armuelles, Barú, Provincia de Chiriquí, Panama, on 2020-09-25 00:09:19

Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 1 km depth

25 Sep 06:21 UTC: First to report: INETER after 12 minutes.
Date & time: Sep 25, 2020 06:09:19 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-25 00:09:19
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.328°N / 82.932°W (Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama)
Antipode: 8.328°S / 97.068°E
Nearest volcano: Baru (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) S of Blanco Arriba (Chiriquí) (pop: 391) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Puerto Armuelles (Chiriquí) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SW of Progreso (PA.02.0419, Chiriquí) (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Divala (Chiriquí) (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Concepcion (Chiriquí) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) W of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Chiriquí) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WSW of David (Chiriquí) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Volcan (Bugaba, Chiriquí) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) W of Las Lomas (Distrito de David, Chiriquí) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
382 km (238 mi) W of Panama City (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 23.4°C (74 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.61 km10 Km Al Noroeste De Puerto Armuelles, Panamá, PanamaINETER

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Puerto Armuelles, Barú District, Chiriquí (10.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Puerto Armuelles / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s : Woke me up!!! light shaking  
Puerto Armuelles / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
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