Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 38 km southwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Tuesday, 4 May 2021 at 06:04 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 19 km depth
4 May 06:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.21°N / 82.7°W (North Pacific Ocean, Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) S of Chiriqui Viejo (Distrito de Alanje) (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Puerto Armuelles (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Guarumal (pop: 1,580) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Progreso (PA.02.0419) (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Pedregal (Distrito de David) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of La Concepcion (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SW of David (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Gomez (pop: 1,260) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Las Lomas (Distrito de David) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) WSW of Panama City (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.