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Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 63 km a sud ovest da David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panamá, mercoledì, 3 ago 2022 22:35 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 63 km a sud ovest da David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panamá, mercoledì,  3 ago 2022 22:35 (GMT -5) Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 63 km a sud ovest da David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panamá, mercoledì,  3 ago 2022 22:35 (GMT -5)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.2 a 10 km di profondità

4 Aug 03:42 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 7 minuti.
4 Aug 22:20: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: USGS
Update Thu, 4 Aug 2022, 03:48

Moderate 4.2 quake hits near David, Distrito de David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama

4.2 quake 3 Aug 10:35 pm (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 3 Aug 10:35 pm (GMT -5)
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake near David, Distrito de David, Provincia de Chiriqui, Panama, was reported only 13 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 14 km beneath the epicenter late at night on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022, at 10:35 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the citizen-seismograph network of RaspberryShake, which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Punta de Burica (pop. 1,400) located 28 km from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Puerto Armuelles (pop. 11,700) located 49 km from the epicenter, El Palmar (pop. 4,500) 51 km away, Divala (pop. 2,500) 59 km away, Pedregal (pop. 17,400) 61 km away, David (pop. 82,000) 66 km away, San Pablo Viejo Abajo (pop. 6,000) 66 km away, Bugaba (pop. 3,300) 68 km away, and Las Lomas (pop. 11,700) 68 km away.

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Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora4 Aug 2022 03:35:06 UTC -
Ora locale all'epicentromercoledì, 3 ago 2022 22:35 (GMT -5)
Prof.10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine8.0051°N / 82.8147°W (North Pacific Ocean, Panamá)
Antipode8.005°S / 97.185°E
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento leggero vicino all'epicentro
Sentito0 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Vulcano più vicinoBaru (94 km / 58 mi)
Luoghi vicini7 km ESE da Punta de Burica (pop: 1,360) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
31 km S da Puerto Armuelles (pop: 11,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
47 km SSO da Divala (pop: 2,510) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
59 km SO da Pedregal (Distrito de David) (pop: 17,400) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
61 km SSO da Concepcion (pop: 17,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
63 km SO da David (pop: 82,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
66 km SO da Las Lomas (Distrito de David) (pop: 11,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
379 km OSO da Panamá (pop: 408,200) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata1.3 x 1011 joules (35 MWh, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | 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.
4.210 km6 Km ESE of Burica, PanamaUSGS
4.210 kmSouth of PanamaRaspberryShake
4.25 kmPanama: 26 Km Al Sur De Limones, Distrito Barú, PanamáINETER
4.43 km35 Km Al Sureste De Punta Burica, Panama.RSN


Seismic station: Isla Barro Colorado, Panama (BCIP/CU network) | Distance from quake: 352 km / 219 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Isla Barro Colorado, Panama: 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. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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