Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 4.4 SOUTH OF PANAMA on Thursday, 15 May 2014 at 09:09 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 19 km depth
15 May 10:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 51 minutes.
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.62°N / 82.35°W (Panama)
Nearest volcano: Baru (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Boca Chica (pop: 215)
83 km (52 mi) SSE of Guarumal (Alanje) (pop: 1,580)
90 km (56 mi) S of David (pop: 82,000)
94 km (58 mi) SE of El Palmar (pop: 4,540)
96 km (60 mi) SSE of Bágala (pop: 910)
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Divalá (Distrito de Alanje) (pop: 2,510)
104 km (64 mi) SSE of La Concepción (pop: 17,700)
160 km (99 mi) WSW of Santiago de Veraguas (Santiago) (pop: 45,400)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.4||19 km||South of Panama||GFZ|
|M 4.4||19 km||4.4 SOUTH OF PANAMA||EMSC|
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