Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 47 km south of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, Panama, on Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021 8:22 am (GMT -5) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 47 km south of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, Panama, on Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021 8:22 am (GMT -5)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 17 km depth

10 Aug 13:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Date & time: Aug 10, 2021 13:22:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021 8:22 am (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.68°N / 81°W (Provincia de Veraguas, Panama)
Antipode: 7.68°S / 99°E
Nearest volcano: Baru (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of Angulito (Veraguas) (pop: 82) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NE of Los Almacigos (Veraguas) (pop: 54) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Montijo (Veraguas) (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SSE of Rio de Jesus (Veraguas) (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of Santiago (Veraguas) (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Macaracas (Los Santos) (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of El Espino de Santa Rosa (Veraguas) (pop: 1,110) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) SE of Sona (Soná, Veraguas) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) SW of Santa Maria (Herrera) (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) SW of Panama (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27°C (81 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from N
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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