Strong Earthquake South Of Panama 07-Jan-15 (E150070507)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.6 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2015-01-07T05:07:08.430Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 5.828°N, 82.652°W
  • Seismic Region: 6 – Central America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 830 – South Of Panama
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Distances:
    1. 245km (152mi) S of Punta de Burica, Panama
    2. 272km (169mi) S of Puerto Armuelles, Panama
    3. 281km (174mi) S of Pedregal, Panama
    4. 288km (178mi) S of David, Panama
    5. 480km (298mi) SSE of San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000tcba

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer


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