Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 40 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Friday, 23 April 2021 at 20:27 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 11 km depth
23 Apr 20:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.26°N / 82.75°W (North Pacific Ocean, Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SSE of Majagual (pop: 521) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) E of Puerto Armuelles (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Progreso (PA.02.0419) (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Guarumal (pop: 1,580) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of La Concepcion (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Gomez (pop: 1,260) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Pedregal (Distrito de David) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of David (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Las Lomas (Distrito de David) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) WSW of Panama City (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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