Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 78km SE of Punta De Burica, Panama, on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 16:59:04

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.5 quake 108km SSE of Punta de Burica, Panama, Tuesday, May 13, 2014 01:35:24, which had occurred 15 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 78km SE of Punta De Burica, Panama, on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 16:59:04

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

13 May 22:27 UTC: First to report: USGS after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 13 May 2014 09:59:04 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 16:59:04
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.5512°N / 82.3443°W (Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (141 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) S of Boca Chica (pop: 215)
84 km (52 mi) SE of Limones (pop: 315)
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Orillas del Rio (pop: 762)
98 km (61 mi) S of David (pop: 82,000)
99 km (61 mi) SE of Puerto Armuelles (pop: 11,700)
111 km (69 mi) SSE of La Concepción (pop: 17,700)
327 km (203 mi) SE of San José (Costa Rica) (pop: 335,000)
350 km (217 mi) WSW of Panama City (pop: 408,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.710 kmSouth of PanamaGFZ
M 4.610 km78km SE of Punta de Burica, PanamaUSGS

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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 78km SE of Punta De Burica, Panama, on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 16:59:04
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