Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 7.9 km west of Puerto Armuelles, Baru District, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 8:37 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 7.9 km west of Puerto Armuelles, Baru District, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, on Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 8:37 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

24 Oct 01:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 24, 2021 01:37:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 8:37 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.3°N / 82.93°W (Baru District, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama)
Antipode: 8.3°S / 97.07°E
Nearest volcano: Baru (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Margenes de Corotu (Chiriquí) (pop: 114) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WNW of Puerto Armuelles (Chiriquí) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Progreso (PA.02.0419, Chiriquí) (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Divala (Chiriquí) (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNW of Burica (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Celmira (Chiriquí) (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Corredor (Ciudad Neily, Puntarenas, Costa Rica) (pop: 7,080) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Golfito (Puntarenas, Costa Rica) (pop: 6,780) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SW of Concepcion (Chiriquí) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
383 km (238 mi) WSW of Panama City (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 91%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from W
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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