Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Panama-Colombia Border Region on Friday, 28 November 2014

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.9 - Caribbean Sea, 21 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, Colombia, viernes, 28 nov. 2014

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.9 - Caribbean Sea, 21 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, Colombia, viernes, 28 nov. 2014

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 44 km depth

28 Nov 04:44 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 8 minutos.
Nov 28 10:10: Magnitud recalculada de 5.2 a 4.9.
Fecha & hora: 28 Nov 2014 04:36:23 UTC
Magnitud: 4.9
Profundidad: 44.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 8.75°N / 77.4°W (Mar Caribe, Colombia)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km al ESE de Mulatupo (Panamá) (pop: 1,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
76 km al ONO de Necocli (Necoclí) (pop: 10,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
96 km al O de San Juan de Uraba (pop: 10,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
104 km al NO de Turbo (pop: 50,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
129 km al NO de Apartadó (pop: 86,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
138 km al NO de Carepa (pop: 20,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
144 km al NO de Chigorodo (pop: 48,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
167 km al O de Montería (pop: 272,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
344 km al NO de Medellín (pop: 2,000,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
589 km al NO de Bogotá (pop: 7,674,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
21 km al NO de Isla Terron de Azucar Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.944 kmPanama-Colombia Border RegionGFZ
M 5.148 km PANAMA-COLOMBIA BORDER REGIONEMSC
M 5.151 km36km NW of Acandi, ColombiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (3)

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Panamá city, albrook / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Panama Ciudad / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Bogotá (Colombia, 575 km SE of epicenter) : Soft one. (reported through EMSC)
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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.9 - Caribbean Sea, 21 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, Colombia, viernes, 28 nov. 2014
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