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Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 30 km south of Macaracas, Provincia de Los Santos, Panama, on Thursday, Nov 24, 2022 at 9:43 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 30 km south of Macaracas, Provincia de Los Santos, Panama, on Thursday, Nov 24, 2022 at 9:43 pm (GMT -5) Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 30 km south of Macaracas, Provincia de Los Santos, Panama, on Thursday, Nov 24, 2022 at 9:43 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Nov 02:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 25, 2022 02:43:24 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Nov 24, 2022 at 9:43 pm (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.7
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.48°N / 80.64°W (Provincia de Los Santos, Panama)
Antipode7.48°S / 99.36°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) NNE of La Pintada (Los Santos) (pop: 176) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Tonosi (Los Santos) (pop: 1,480) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (18 mi) SSW of Macaracas (Los Santos) (pop: 2,220) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) SW of La Palma (Los Santos) (pop: 1,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) SW of Agua Buena (Los Santos) (pop: 1,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (32 mi) SW of Las Tablas (Los Santos) (pop: 8,940) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) WSW of La Palma (Los Santos) (pop: 1,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
209 km (130 mi) SW of Panama (Panamá) (pop: 408,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 22.7°C (73 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from W
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.710 kmPANAMAEMSC
3.710 kmPanamaRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Isla Barro Colorado, Panama (BCIP/CU network) | Distance from quake: 207 km / 129 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Isla Barro Colorado, Panama: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Boca de Quema, Tonosí, Los Santos, Panamá (8.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : It was like a blow to the ground, as if something hit the ground and then trembled slightly.  

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Jul 18, 1934 01:36
88 years ago
7.5

30 km
209km / 130mi59 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Jul 26, 1962 08:14
60 years ago
7.2

25 km
230km / 143mi67 km S of Limones, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Aug 19, 1982 15:59
40 years ago
6.8

10 km
241km / 149mi192 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Sep 18, 1962 00:29
60 years ago
6.8

30 km
183km / 114mi94 km SW of Quebrada de Piedra, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
May 2, 1943 17:18
80 years ago
6.8

20 km
80km / 50mi58 km S of Bucaro, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
Jul 18, 1934 16:59
88 years ago
6.8

25 km
187km / 116mi108 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Jul 18, 1934 16:09
88 years ago
6.8

25 km
210km / 130mi73 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Aug 20, 1927 23:54
95 years ago
6.8

10 km
292km / 182miPanamaMore
Oct 20, 2022 11:57
6 weeks ago
6.7

10 km
189km / 117miNorth Pacific Ocean, 85 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Jul 11, 1976 16:54
46 years ago
6.7

22 km
240km / 149mi117 km S of Isla San Fernando Island, Provincia del Darién, PanamaMore
Jul 21, 1934 10:39
88 years ago
6.7

25 km
221km / 138miIsla de Los Higueros, 26 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Jan 7, 2015 05:07
8 years ago
6.6

10 km
288km / 179miNorth Pacific Ocean, 493 km SW of PanamaMore
Dec 8, 2014 08:54
8 years ago
6.6

20 km
233km / 145miNorth Pacific Ocean, 59 km SW of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Jan 6, 1951 07:51
72 years ago
6.6

54 km
42km / 26mi12 km W of Varadero, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Jul 18, 1934 04:00
88 years ago
6.6

20 km
250km / 156mi68 km SW of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Aug 10, 1927 01:35
95 years ago
6.6

15 km
213km / 132mi138 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
May 13, 2014 06:35
9 years ago
6.5

10 km
189km / 117miNorth Pacific Ocean, 367 km SW of PanamaMore
May 5, 2005 19:12
18 years ago
6.5

18 km
313km / 195mi300 km S of Pedregal, David District, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Dec 25, 2003 07:11
19 years ago
6.5

33 km
262km / 163mi43 km W of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Jul 31, 2002 00:16
20 years ago
6.5

10 km
243km / 151mi68 km SW of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
May 8, 1990 00:01
33 years ago
6.5

9.6 km
228km / 142mi171 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Mar 12, 1962 11:40
61 years ago
6.5

25 km
245km / 152mi21 km S of Limones, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Oct 31, 1957 10:08
65 years ago
6.4

25 km
240km / 149mi432 km SW of PanamaMore
Apr 27, 1954 10:06
69 years ago
6.4

35 km
295km / 183mi306 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Nov 30, 1935 03:39
87 years ago
6.4

35 km
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Jun 26, 2019 05:23
3 years ago
6.3

34 km
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Jun 4, 2012 03:15
11 years ago
6.3

7 km
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Jun 4, 2012 00:45
11 years ago
6.3

7 km
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Mar 12, 2009 23:23
14 years ago
6.3

9 km
308km / 192mi307 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Mar 31, 1999 05:54
24 years ago
6.3

10 km
285km / 177mi290 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
May 18, 1992 23:19
31 years ago
6.3

18 km
184km / 115mi110 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Dec 17, 1990 11:00
32 years ago
6.3

19 km
170km / 106mi207 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Feb 4, 1989 19:24
34 years ago
6.3

10 km
290km / 180mi287 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Jan 4, 1987 17:52
36 years ago
6.3

10 km
274km / 170mi274 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Dec 15, 1965 23:05
57 years ago
6.3

25 km
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Mar 28, 1960 00:13
63 years ago
6.3

25 km
137km / 85mi93 km SW of Sona, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Jul 10, 1957 09:04
65 years ago
6.3

20 km
223km / 139mi72 km S of Limones, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
May 16, 1952 20:45
71 years ago
6.3

10 km
223km / 138mi275 km S of PanamaMore
Apr 11, 2003 06:12
20 years ago
6.2

10 km
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Dec 28, 1999 12:46
23 years ago
6.2

10 km
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Sep 27, 1994 23:04
28 years ago
6.2

33 km
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May 4, 1991 03:42
32 years ago
6.2

10 km
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Dec 8, 1988 12:58
34 years ago
6.2

10 km
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Jun 15, 1968 07:08
55 years ago
6.2

10 km
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6.1

10 km
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Jul 4, 2009 06:49
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6.1

38 km
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Jan 6, 2006 03:39
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6.1

7.4 km
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6.1

10 km
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Aug 27, 2005 18:38
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6.1

10 km
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Feb 4, 2004 11:59
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6.1

29 km
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Nov 9, 2001 00:47
21 years ago
6.1

10 km
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Aug 25, 2001 02:02
21 years ago
6.1

25 km
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Dec 12, 2000 05:26
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6.1

10 km
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Feb 26, 2000 18:24
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6.1

65 km
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6.1

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43 years ago
6.1

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6.0

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10 km
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Apr 2, 2014 16:13
9 years ago
6.0

32 km
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Oct 22, 2009 00:51
13 years ago
6.0

18 km
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Dec 21, 2005 14:32
17 years ago
6.0

7 km
251km / 156mi202 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Aug 7, 2002 23:59
20 years ago
6.0

10 km
252km / 157mi82 km SW of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Feb 28, 1995 21:12
28 years ago
6.0

21 km
146km / 91mi173 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Feb 5, 1995 20:37
28 years ago
6.0

12 km
236km / 146mi182 km S of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Apr 30, 1991 02:16
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6.0

10 km
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Sep 8, 1987 02:58
35 years ago
6.0

10 km
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Jan 13, 1987 13:23
36 years ago
6.0

10 km
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Nov 26, 1983 20:18
39 years ago
6.0

10 km
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Jan 5, 1951 00:52
72 years ago
5.9

15 km
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May 12, 1960 22:32
63 years ago
5.8

10 km
18km / 11mi16 km NE of El Cacao, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Aug 20, 1956 05:33
66 years ago
5.8

15 km
101km / 63mi81 km SE of Las Tablas, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
Aug 7, 1986 22:32
36 years ago
5.7

8.1 km
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Jul 15, 2020 21:39
2 years ago
5.6

10 km
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Feb 1, 2003 13:47
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5.6

10 km
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Jan 27, 2018 21:45
5 years ago
5.5

10 km
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Jan 31, 2018 16:37
5 years ago
5.4

10 km
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Nov 17, 2006 18:28
16 years ago
5.4

10 km
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Jul 14, 2001 14:38
21 years ago
5.3

10 km
81km / 50mi123 km S of Isla Farallon del Chiru Island, Cocle, PanamaMore
Dec 9, 1982 08:25
40 years ago
5.3

10 km
133km / 83mi116 km SE of David, Provincia de Chiriqui, PanamaMore
Sep 2, 2020 21:09
2 years ago
5.2

29 km
162km / 101miNorth Pacific Ocean, 241 km SE of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Jun 13, 2018 23:54
4 years ago
5.2

10 km
25km / 16mi24 km W of Bucaro, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
Jul 31, 2000 01:29
22 years ago
5.2

10 km
116km / 72mi128 km SE of Isla Farallon del Chiru Island, Cocle, PanamaMore
Jan 31, 2018 16:41
5 years ago
5.1

10 km
108km / 67miNorth Pacific Ocean, 75 km SE of Las Tablas, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
Mar 24, 2015 19:19
8 years ago
5.1

10 km
130km / 81miNorth Pacific Ocean, 71 km SW of Sona, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Jul 14, 2001 16:40
21 years ago
5.1

10 km
95km / 59mi126 km S of Isla Farallon del Chiru Island, Cocle, PanamaMore
Mar 2, 1983 14:06
40 years ago
5.1

33 km
78km / 48mi156 km S of Isla Farallon del Chiru Island, Cocle, PanamaMore
Apr 21, 2020 04:52
3 years ago
4.9

10 km
39km / 24mi4.8 km SW of Varadero, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Dec 7, 2019 07:40
3 years ago
4.9

10 km
112km / 70miNorth Pacific Ocean, 90 km SE of Las Tablas, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
Jan 29, 2018 05:49
5 years ago
4.9

10 km
124km / 77miNorth Pacific Ocean, 72 km E of Los Asientos, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
May 18, 2012 04:26
11 years ago
4.9

29 km
46km / 29mi47 km S of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
May 27, 2011 16:56
12 years ago
4.9

35 km
14km / 9mi16 km S of Llano de Piedra, Macaracas District, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
Nov 1, 1989 07:11
33 years ago
4.9

10 km
36km / 23mi94 km S of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Aug 7, 1986 22:54
36 years ago
4.9

10 km
82km / 51mi83 km S of Sona, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
May 6, 1985 20:08
38 years ago
4.9

10 km
32km / 20mi79 km S of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Jul 10, 1983 02:42
39 years ago
4.9

33 km
94km / 58mi150 km S of Santiago, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Mar 1, 1979 02:41
44 years ago
4.9

33 km
54km / 33mi70 km S of Las Tablas, Provincia de Los Santos, PanamaMore
Dec 14, 2017 01:11
5 years ago
4.8

10 km
45km / 28miNorth Pacific Ocean, 13 km W of Varadero, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
Dec 16, 2010 17:07
12 years ago
4.8

10 km
125km / 78mi69 km SW of Rio Grande, Provincia de Veraguas, PanamaMore
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