Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 233 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriquí, Panama, on 2020-11-15 13:06:00 -
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 8 km depth
15 Nov 20:00 UTC: First to report: INETER after 54 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-11-15 13:06:00
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.334°N / 82.541°W (Panama)
Nearby towns and cities:
192 km (120 mi) S of Punta de Burica (Limones) (pop: 1,360)
198 km (123 mi) SW of Pixvae (pop: 427)
219 km (136 mi) S of Puerto Armuelles (Barú) (pop: 11,700)
230 km (143 mi) SW of Soná (pop: 7,670)
233 km (145 mi) S of David (pop: 82,000)
242 km (151 mi) S of La Concepción (pop: 17,700)
261 km (162 mi) SW of Santiago de Veraguas (Santiago) (pop: 45,400)
271 km (169 mi) S of Volcán (Bugaba) (pop: 10,300)
Primary data source: INETER
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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|M 3.8||8 km||131 Km Al Suroeste De Isla Jicarón, Distrito Montijo, Panamá, Panama||INETER|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Panama (438.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)