Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - 32 km southwest of La Concepcion, Bugaba District, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on 16 de mayo del 2021 8:31 pm -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 30 km depth
17 May 02:52 UTC: First to report: RSN after 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 16 de mayo del 2021 8:31 pm
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.348°N / 82.861°W↗ (Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama)
Antipode: 8.348°S / 97.139°E↗
Nearest volcano: Baru (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ENE of Finca Corredor (Chiriquí) (pop: 520) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) N of Puerto Armuelles (Chiriquí) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSW of Progreso (PA.02.0419, Chiriquí) (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Divala (Chiriquí) (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Celmira (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Concepcion (Chiriquí) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) N of Burica (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Guarumal (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,580) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of David (Chiriquí) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (233 mi) W of Panama City (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RSN
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||30 km||8 Km Al Este De Puerto Armuelles, Panama.||RSN|
|3.0||30 km||PANAMA-COSTA RICA BORDER REGION||EMSC|
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