A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 73 km W of Jaque, Panama (45 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 09:55:32 / 9:55 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.29 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 3.29 km, -78.8323° West, 7.5699° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/18 / 2018-02-18 14:55:32 / February 18, 2018 @ 2:55 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d47c. Id of event: us2000d47c. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 73 km W of Jaque, Panama. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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