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Earthquake: M 6.6 quake strikes near Punta de Burica in Panama

Earthquake location 6.1S, -82.7WA earthquake magnitude 6.6 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 214 kilometers (133 miles) from Punta de Burica in Panama. The temblor was reported at 11:07:15 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-07 05:07:15 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Punta de Burica in Panama, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -82.7 West, latitude 6.1 North, depth 33 km.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 6.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -82.7° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 6.1° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 33 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 214km S of Punta de Burica, Panama Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-01-07 05:07:15 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-01-07 05:14:07 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status REVIEWED Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 1 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 670 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network at The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ptat A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 40 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 2.11104092 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 2.52 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 226.8 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type Mi The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID at00nhsjk9 Id of event.
Event Code 00nhsjk9 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS pt15007000at00nhsjk9 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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