A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Punta de Burica in Panama. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.97 km (9 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 05:19:04 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cbpr. Event ids that are associated: us7000cbpr. Exact location, longitude -83.0057° West, latitude 8.0438° North, depth = 14.97 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 05:19:04 / November 7, 2020 @ 5:19 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Volcán, Las Lomas, David (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Costa Rica (c. 4 516 000 pop), Panama (c. 3 411 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from David (c. 82 900 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Puerto Armuelles (c. 18 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from La Concepción (c. 16 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Pedregal (c. 16 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Las Lomas (c. 11 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Volcán (c. 11 200 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Corredor (c. 7 100 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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: 15 km W of Punta de Burica, Panama.
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