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M6.8 Strikes Offshore Panama

Posted by feww on May 13, 2014


Strong quake occurs 105km SE of Punta de Burica, Panama

Centered at 7.249°N, 82.330°W the quake struck close to the Panama Fracture Zone at a depth of about 10.0km (6.2mi), said USGS/EHP.

The quake was followed by at least one aftershock measuring 4.4Mw , as of posting.

EQ Details

Magnitude: 6.8Mw
Event Time: 2014-05-13 06:35:24 UTC
Location: 7.249°N 82.330°W depth=10.0km (6.2mi)
Nearby Cities:

  • 105km (65mi) SE of Punta de Burica, Panama
  • 124km (77mi) S of Pedregal, Panama
  • 128km (80mi) SSE of Puerto Armuelles, Panama
  • 130km (81mi) S of David, Panama
  • 354km (220mi) SSE of San Jose, Costa Rica

EQ Location Map

Panama EQ
Earthquake Location Map. Source: USGS/EHP.

Tsunami Evaluation

A destructive tsunami is not expected.


The next detailed FIRE-EARTH Earthquake Forecast will be released together with Bulletin NO. 97 on May 14, 2014.


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