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Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 5.5 km north of Dabeiba, Antioquia, Colombia, on Wednesday, Dec 7, 2022 at 12:58 am (GMT -5) -

Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 5.5 km north of Dabeiba, Antioquia, Colombia, on Wednesday, Dec 7, 2022 at 12:58 am (GMT -5) Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 5.5 km north of Dabeiba, Antioquia, Colombia, on Wednesday, Dec 7, 2022 at 12:58 am (GMT -5)

Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

7 Dec 06:04 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 5 minutes.
7 Dec 12:32: Magnitude recalculated from 1.8 to 1.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.4 to 9.7 km (from 7.7 to 6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 13 km (8.3 mi) towards WNW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 7, 2022 05:58:54 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Dec 7, 2022 at 12:58 am (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude1.7
Depth9.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.047°N / 76.286°W (Dabeiba, Antioquia, Colombia)
Antipode7.047°S / 103.714°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearest volcanoSan Diego (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities6 km (3 mi) NNW of Dabeiba (pop: 11,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) NW of Uramita (pop: 2,290) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Chigorodo (pop: 48,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
83 km (52 mi) NNW of Urrao (pop: 18,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) SSE of Carepa (pop: 20,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
96 km (60 mi) W of Yarumal (Departamento de Antioquia) (pop: 22,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
119 km (74 mi) NW of Medellin (Departamento de Antioquia) (pop: 2,000,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
365 km (227 mi) NW of Bogota (Bogotá D.C.) (pop: 7,674,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 15.2°C (59 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 0 m/s (0 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
1.79.7 kmNorthern ColombiaRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Santa Helena, Medellin, Colombia (HEL/CM network) | Distance from quake: 127 km / 79 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Santa Helena, Medellin, Colombia: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.7, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Jul 13, 1974 01:18
49 years ago
7.3

12 km
173km / 108miProvincia del Darién, 41 km SW of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Oct 18, 1992 15:11
30 years ago
7.2

10 km
64km / 40miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 69 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Jul 11, 1976 20:41
47 years ago
7.0

3 km
207km / 129mi13 km S of Jaqué, Provincia del Darién, PanamaMore
Oct 17, 1992 08:32
30 years ago
6.7

14 km
62km / 38miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 92 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Jul 11, 1976 16:54
47 years ago
6.7

22 km
243km / 151mi117 km S of Isla San Fernando Island, Provincia del Darién, PanamaMore
Aug 13, 2013 15:43
9 years ago
6.6

10 km
256km / 159miNorth Pacific Ocean, 474 km W of Bogota, ColombiaMore
Aug 19, 1995 21:43
27 years ago
6.6

120 km
226km / 141mi10.2 km NW of Manizales, Caldas, ColombiaMore
Sep 26, 1970 12:02
52 years ago
6.6

15 km
162km / 101mi109 km NW of Quibdo, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Nov 8, 2000 06:59
22 years ago
6.5

17 km
170km / 106mi144 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jan 25, 1975 02:08
48 years ago
6.5

36 km
165km / 103miJurado, Departamento del Choco, 147 km SW of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Apr 24, 1973 21:30
50 years ago
6.5

50 km
310km / 193mi94 km SW of Isla Sivira Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Sep 27, 1970 03:38
52 years ago
6.5

15 km
148km / 92mi115 km NW of Quibdo, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jul 30, 1962 20:18
61 years ago
6.5

64 km
209km / 130miCondoto, 26 km SE of Tado, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Nov 23, 1979 23:40
43 years ago
6.4

108 km
249km / 155miEl Cairo, 34 km W of Cartago, Departamento del Valle del Cauca, ColombiaMore
Aug 31, 1977 00:42
45 years ago
6.4

33 km
32km / 20miItuango, 71 km SE of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Mar 29, 1925 21:12
98 years ago
6.4

15 km
190km / 118miProvincia del Darién, 39 km SW of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Jul 6, 1924 14:18
99 years ago
6.4

20 km
146km / 91miRiosucio, 22 km NE of Jurado, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Nov 4, 1996 17:24
26 years ago
6.3

14 km
126km / 78miRiosucio, Departamento del Choco, 88 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Apr 4, 1991 03:22
32 years ago
6.3

33 km
206km / 128mi266 km SE of PanamaMore
Apr 20, 1985 18:23
38 years ago
6.3

38 km
253km / 157miPanama, 49 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Sep 19, 1960 19:01
62 years ago
6.3

15 km
141km / 87mi38 km SE of Jurado, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jan 23, 2006 20:50
17 years ago
6.2

14 km
168km / 104mi27 km S of Jurado, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Sep 13, 1994 10:01
28 years ago
6.1

14 km
43km / 27miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 68 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Dec 6, 1951 14:29
71 years ago
6.1

15 km
193km / 120mi11 km W of Nuqui, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Nov 5, 2003 00:58
19 years ago
6.0

33 km
283km / 176mi62 km SW of Isla Sivira Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Dec 16, 1956 01:41
66 years ago
6.0

33 km
149km / 93mi25 km N of Ciudad Mutis, Bahia Solano, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jul 29, 2015 00:10
8 years ago
5.9

16 km
169km / 105miProvincia del Darién, 29 km NE of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Jul 14, 1974 02:13
49 years ago
5.9

15 km
166km / 103miProvincia del Darién, 39 km S of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Feb 14, 1952 21:02
71 years ago
5.9

20 km
36km / 22mi15 km NE of Mutata, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Sep 14, 2016 01:58
6 years ago
5.8

10 km
20km / 12mi24 km N of Dabeiba, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 21, 1975 01:15
47 years ago
5.8

36 km
150km / 93miRiosucio, Departamento del Choco, 99 km W of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Sep 26, 1970 14:57
52 years ago
5.8

15 km
159km / 99mi109 km NW of Quibdo, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jul 3, 1952 00:52
71 years ago
5.8

15 km
204km / 127mi29 km W of Nuqui, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jun 5, 1952 05:56
71 years ago
5.8

10 km
200km / 124mi45 km W of Nuqui, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jan 8, 2003 14:29
20 years ago
5.7

33 km
166km / 103mi89 km NW of Quibdo, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
May 23, 1996 01:57
27 years ago
5.7

33 km
192km / 119mi59 km N of Isla Sivira Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jan 29, 1986 13:34
37 years ago
5.7

10 km
59km / 37miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 91 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Dec 16, 1970 01:00
52 years ago
5.7

20 km
180km / 112mi65 km N of Isla Sivira Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Dec 3, 1970 04:59
52 years ago
5.7

24 km
42km / 26miItuango, 91 km SE of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 16:05
30 years ago
5.6

12 km
51km / 32miMurindo, 73 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 25, 1990 11:47
32 years ago
5.6

10 km
194km / 121mi45 km N of Isla Sivira Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Sep 7, 2018 01:47
4 years ago
5.5

10 km
177km / 110miProvincia del Darién, 18 km SW of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Oct 23, 1992 09:28
30 years ago
5.5

10 km
109km / 68miBojaya, Departamento del Choco, 150 km SW of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 18:27
30 years ago
5.5

18 km
54km / 34miMurindo, 75 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Mar 23, 1995 02:08
28 years ago
5.4

10 km
56km / 35miMutata, 28 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 26, 1988 18:40
34 years ago
5.4

5 km
143km / 89mi143 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 11, 1987 15:04
35 years ago
5.4

30 km
28km / 18miFrontino, 58 km NW of Urrao, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jun 24, 1987 19:54
36 years ago
5.4

23 km
23km / 14miFrontino, 92 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Mar 19, 1987 01:28
36 years ago
5.4

10 km
39km / 24miFrontino, 65 km NW of Urrao, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 5, 1975 01:58
47 years ago
5.4

44 km
113km / 70miMedio Atrato, 69 km NW of Quibdo, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Apr 11, 2021 22:44
1 year 43 weeks ago
5.3

10 km
49km / 31mi76 km NW of Medellin, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
May 13, 1996 04:53
27 years ago
5.3

28 km
76km / 47miRiosucio, Departamento del Choco, 57 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Mar 19, 1995 17:04
28 years ago
5.3

35 km
68km / 42mi22 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 19, 1992 19:56
30 years ago
5.3

10 km
60km / 37miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 86 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Oct 19, 1992 05:04
30 years ago
5.3

9.8 km
50km / 31miMutata, 32 km SE of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 25, 1990 11:43
32 years ago
5.3

14 km
201km / 125mi47 km NW of Isla Sivira Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jan 23, 1983 14:29
40 years ago
5.3

8.6 km
152km / 95mi132 km NW of Quibdo, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Sep 1, 1977 17:37
45 years ago
5.3

28 km
44km / 27miItuango, 64 km SE of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jan 21, 1973 16:37
50 years ago
5.3

66 km
105km / 65miAngostura, 9.2 km E of Yarumal, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Apr 11, 2016 09:29
7 years ago
5.2

10 km
26km / 16mi28 km W of Dabeiba, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 26, 1992 02:05
30 years ago
5.2

10 km
35km / 22miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 100 km S of Apartado, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 15:34
30 years ago
5.2

10 km
67km / 42miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 85 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 10:51
30 years ago
5.2

13 km
20km / 13miDabeiba, 81 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 25, 1981 16:54
41 years ago
5.2

33 km
37km / 23miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 82 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Mar 20, 1979 19:03
44 years ago
5.2

36 km
200km / 124mi27 km N of Union Choco, Cémaco District, Embera-Wounaan, PanamaMore
Aug 31, 1977 03:56
45 years ago
5.2

75 km
51km / 32mi90 km SW of Montelibano, Cordoba, ColombiaMore
Nov 8, 1974 20:42
48 years ago
5.2

11 km
158km / 98miProvincia del Darién, 27 km S of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Jul 14, 1974 01:48
49 years ago
5.2

26 km
171km / 107miProvincia del Darién, 33 km S of Union Choco, PanamaMore
May 19, 2020 07:19
3 years ago
5.1

10 km
191km / 118miNorth Pacific Ocean, 45 km S of Ciudad Mutis, ColombiaMore
Sep 8, 2001 22:45
21 years ago
5.1

33 km
207km / 129mi23 km E of Ayapel, Cordoba, ColombiaMore
Sep 9, 1997 05:45
25 years ago
5.1

21 km
195km / 121mi45 km N of Isla Sivira Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Oct 29, 1992 22:44
30 years ago
5.1

37 km
60km / 37miMurindo, 74 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 20:43
30 years ago
5.1

15 km
28km / 17miMutata, 58 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 20:10
30 years ago
5.1

13 km
53km / 33miMutata, 29 km SE of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 19:07
30 years ago
5.1

14 km
48km / 30miFrontino, 98 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 15:54
30 years ago
5.1

10 km
63km / 39miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 97 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 15:25
30 years ago
5.1

10 km
44km / 27miMutata, 38 km SE of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 17, 1992 09:06
30 years ago
5.1

10 km
49km / 30miMurindo, 90 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 3, 1987 03:08
36 years ago
5.1

33 km
155km / 96miProvincia del Darién, 48 km S of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Mar 19, 1987 09:53
36 years ago
5.1

28 km
16km / 10miDabeiba, 83 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 11, 1986 21:34
36 years ago
5.1

75 km
131km / 82miAmalfi, 36 km SE of Yarumal, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
May 17, 1984 19:46
39 years ago
5.1

33 km
45km / 28miMurindo, 85 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Dec 16, 1983 05:55
39 years ago
5.1

40 km
96km / 60miRiosucio, Departamento del Choco, 94 km SW of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 25, 1981 17:29
41 years ago
5.1

33 km
33km / 21miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 97 km S of Apartado, ColombiaMore
Oct 5, 1978 23:22
44 years ago
5.1

38 km
92km / 57miRiosucio, Departamento del Choco, 47 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Dec 3, 2022 11:41
9 weeks ago
5.0

39 km
92km / 57miDepartamento del Choco, 59 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Apr 2, 2021 22:44
1 year 44 weeks ago
5.0

60 km
93km / 58miDepartamento del Choco, 50 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Mar 1, 2021 22:57
1 year 48 weeks ago
5.0

41 km
92km / 57mi52 km W of Medellin, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Sep 14, 2016 06:47
6 years ago
4.9

24 km
25km / 15mi29 km N of Dabeiba, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Dec 29, 2015 02:54
7 years ago
4.9

10 km
42km / 26mi30 km SE of Murindo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
May 1, 2009 15:44
14 years ago
4.9

30 km
28km / 17miFrontino, 23 km SW of Dabeiba, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 29, 1992 21:56
30 years ago
4.9

34 km
39km / 24miMutata, 43 km SE of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 22:19
30 years ago
4.9

10 km
58km / 36miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 98 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Oct 18, 1992 16:02
30 years ago
4.9

10 km
47km / 29miMutata, 35 km SE of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jan 10, 1992 06:10
31 years ago
4.9

35 km
24km / 15miDabeiba, 61 km N of Urrao, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 11, 1987 16:09
35 years ago
4.9

33 km
18km / 11miDabeiba, 90 km S of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Feb 1, 1986 00:00
37 years ago
4.9

33 km
20km / 13miDabeiba, 96 km SE of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jan 30, 1986 23:23
37 years ago
4.9

10 km
21km / 13miDabeiba, 98 km S of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jan 29, 1986 14:47
37 years ago
4.9

10 km
40km / 25miCarmen del Darien, Departamento del Choco, 74 km S of Chigorodo, ColombiaMore
Sep 3, 1985 08:28
37 years ago
4.9

35 km
37km / 23miFrontino, 58 km NW of Urrao, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
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