Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Golfo de Panama, 75 km east of Las Tablas, Provincia de Los Santos, Panama, on Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 9:13 pm (GMT -5) -

Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Golfo de Panama, 75 km east of Las Tablas, Provincia de Los Santos, Panama, on Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 9:13 pm (GMT -5)

Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 2 km depth

3 Oct 02:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 22 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 3, 2021 02:13:31 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 9:13 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.859°N / 79.603°W (Golfo de Panama, Panama)
Antipode: 7.859°S / 100.397°E
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) NE of Pedasi (pop: 1,920) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of La Palma (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) E of Las Tablas (pop: 8,940) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SSE of Nueva Gorgona (pop: 3,530) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SE of Rio Hato (Antón) (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) E of San Juan Bautista (Chitré) (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) E of Chitre (Chitré) (pop: 8,970) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) E of Monagrillo (Chitré) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SE of Penonome (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) S of Panama City (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Isla del Rey Island (pop: 1,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.3°C (83 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from N
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.72 kmPanama: 75 Km Al Norte De Las Tablas, PanamáINETER

User reports for this quake (1)

At magnitude 2.7, 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.
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santa rosa / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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