Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - 20 km west of La Concepcion, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Monday, 3 May 2021 at 20:31 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 17 km depth
3 May 20:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.52°N / 82.8°W (Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of La Libertad (Chiriquí) (pop: 133) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SW of San Andreas (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,150) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NW of Divala (Chiriquí) (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Finca Blanco (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) W of La Concepcion (Chiriquí) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Plaza de Caisan (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNE of Puerto Armuelles (Chiriquí) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSW of Volcan (Bugaba, Chiriquí) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of David (Chiriquí) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) W of Panama City (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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