A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Pacora in Panama. Exact location of earthquake, -79.0488° West, 8.7072° North, depth 23.47 km. The temblor was detected at 02:09:55 / 2:09 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000jfbt. Event ids that are associated: us1000jfbt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.47 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/19 / 2019-03-14 07:09:55 / March 14, 2019 @ 7:09 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Coco, Guadalupe, La Chorrera (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Panama (c. 3 411 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Panamá (c. 408 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from San Miguelito (c. 321 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Tocumen (c. 88 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arraiján (c. 76 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Las Cumbres (c. 69 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from La Chorrera (c. 61 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 48 km SSE of Pacora, Panama.
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