Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 51 km northwest of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Friday, 18 June 2021 at 15:30 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 18 km depth
18 Jun 16:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 52 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.74°N / 82.77°W (Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) E of Plaza de Caisan (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (7 mi) S of Santa Clara (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Volcan (Bugaba, Chiriquí) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNW of San Andreas (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,150) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of San Isidro (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Cerro Punta (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,570) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NNW of La Concepcion (Chiriquí) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NW of David (Chiriquí) (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NW of Pedregal (Distrito de David, Chiriquí) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
358 km (223 mi) W of Panama City (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.