Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 163 km south of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 9:57 am (GMT -6) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 2 km depth
23 Oct 17:07 UTC: First to report: INETER after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 9:57 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.98°N / 82.662°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Panama)
Antipode: 6.98°S / 97.338°E↗
Nearest volcano: Baru (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
119 km (74 mi) SSE of Burica (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) S 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!
164 km (102 mi) S of Las Lomas (Distrito de David) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) S of Concepcion (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SW of Sona (Soná) (pop: 7,670) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) S of Volcan (Bugaba) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) SW of Santiago (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
412 km (256 mi) WSW of Panama City (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||2 km||Panama: 100 Km Al Oeste De Isla Jicarón, Distrito Montijo, Panamá||INETER|
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