Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 163 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Monday, Sep 20, 2021 11:50 pm (GMT -5) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Sep 07:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 2 hours and 24 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Sep 20, 2021 11:50 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.961°N / 82.441°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Panama)
Antipode: 6.961°S / 97.559°E↗
Nearest volcano: Baru (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
128 km (80 mi) SSE of Burica (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) SSE of Puerto Armuelles (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) S of Pedregal (Distrito de David) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) S of David (pop: 82,000) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (102 mi) S of Las Lomas (Distrito de David) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SW of Sona (Soná) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) S of Concepcion (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) S of Gualaca (pop: 3,450) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SW of Santiago (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) SW of Panama City (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||10 km||Panama: 78 Km Al Suroeste De Isla Jicarón, Distrito Montijo, Panamá||INETER|
|3.9||36 km||108 Km Al Suroeste De Isla De Coiba, Panama.||RSN|
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