A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Dolega in Panama. The temblor was detected at 21:15:47 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.33 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 02:15:47 / March 7, 2020 @ 2:15 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -82.382° West, 8.5953° North, depth 22.33 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008c7a. Id of event: us60008c7a.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bocas del Toro, Golfito, Almirante (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Panama (c. 3 411 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 19 km (12 miles) from David (c. 82 900 pop), 64 km (39 miles) from Puerto Armuelles (c. 18 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from La Concepción (c. 16 900 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Pedregal (c. 16 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Bocas del Toro (c. 13 000 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Las Lomas (c. 11 700 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km NE of Dolega, Panama. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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