Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 27 km northwest of La Concepcion, Bugaba District, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Friday, 18 June 2021 at 14:38 (GMT) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 27 km northwest of La Concepcion, Bugaba District, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Friday, 18 June 2021 at 14:38 (GMT)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 18 km depth

18 Jun 14:26 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 30 seconds.
18 Jun 15:12: Now using data updates from EMSC
Date & time: 18 Jun 2021 14:38:14 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.72°N / 82.76°W (Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Cañas Blancas Arriba (Chiriquí) (pop: 91) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) ESE of Plaza de Caisan (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) S of Santa Clara (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) NNW of San Andreas (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,150) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Volcan (Bugaba, Chiriquí) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NW of La Concepcion (Chiriquí) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Bajo Boquete (Boquete, Chiriquí) (pop: 6,120) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of David (Chiriquí) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Chiriquí) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) W of Panama City (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.418 kmNear David, Chiriquí, PanamaEMSC
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Bajo Boquete, Chiriquí (36.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Algarrobo, Chiriquí (45.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 5-10 s
Boquete (38.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Cahuita / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Boquete / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
Volcan Baru Tierras Altas Chiriqui / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s : Se escuchó un leve sonido no conocido anteriormente a un sonido de temblor normal este fue de onda expansiva con sonido semi explosivo,es primera vez que se escucha un sonido así durante un temblor acompañado de de un leve rugido, yo estaba en el cuarto con mis gatos y escuché un rugido suave y de inmediato un sonido suave de forma explosión acompañado de nuevo el rugido todo esto durante El Fuerte sismo que duró unos 20 segundos. Yo vivo en Tierras Altas de Volcán  
Boca chica, panama (85.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : First a jolt followed by a rolling shake.  
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