Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 84 km southeast of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on 18 Jul 7:12 pm (GMT -5) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 73 km depth
19 Jul 00:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 18 Jul 7:12 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.92°N / 81.87°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Panama)
Antipode: 7.92°S / 98.13°E↗
Nearest volcano: Baru (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SW of Quebrada de Piedra (pop: 455) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) S of Lajas (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Tolé (pop: 2,790) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of San Lorenzo (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) W of Sona (Soná) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) SE of Pedregal (Distrito de David) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SE of Las Lomas (Distrito de David) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of David (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) WSW of Panama City (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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