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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 16 km east of San Ignacio de Tupile, Guna Yala, Panama, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 4:26 pm (GMT -5) -

Updated: Jan 27, 2023 10:16 GMT -
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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 16 km east of San Ignacio de Tupile, Guna Yala, Panama, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 4:26 pm (GMT -5) Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Caribbean Sea, 16 km east of San Ignacio de Tupile, Guna Yala, Panama, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 4:26 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 31 km depth

25 Jan 21:32 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 6 minutes.
26 Jan 13:00: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 30.0 to 31.0 km (from 18.6 to 19.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 12 km (7.4 mi) towards WSW.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 25, 2023 21:26:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 4:26 pm (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.3
Depth31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude9.34°N / 78.02°W (Caribbean Sea, Panama)
Antipode9.34°S / 101.98°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearby towns and cities16 km (10 mi) ENE of San Ignacio de Tupile (pop: 1,430) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Concepcion (pop: 2,510) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) NW of Mulatupo (pop: 1,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) E of Nargana (pop: 1,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
160 km (100 mi) ENE of Juan Diaz (pop: 100,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
163 km (101 mi) ENE of San Miguelito (pop: 321,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
169 km (105 mi) ENE of Panama (pop: 408,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
206 km (128 mi) E of Colon (pop: 76,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
137 km (85 mi) NE of Contadora Island (pop: 350) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
144 km (89 mi) NE of Isla del Rey Island (pop: 1,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 26.9°C (80 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.331 kmPanamaRaspberryShake
4.330 kmPanama: NEAR NORTH COAST OF COLOMBIAEMSC
4.266 kmPanama: 32 Km Al Norte De Ustupo, PanamáINETER

Seismograms

Seismic station: Los Cordobas, Cordoba, Colombia (LCBC/CM network) | Distance from quake: 189 km / 118 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Los Cordobas, Cordoba, Colombia: 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. Bandpass filter applied: 0.2-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Jul 13, 1974 01:18
49 years ago
7.3

12 km
181km / 112miProvincia del Darién, 41 km SW of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Jul 11, 1976 20:41
47 years ago
7.0

3 km
215km / 134mi13 km S of Jaqué, Provincia del Darién, PanamaMore
Jul 11, 1976 16:54
47 years ago
6.7

22 km
228km / 142mi117 km S of Isla San Fernando Island, Provincia del Darién, PanamaMore
Jan 25, 1975 02:08
48 years ago
6.5

36 km
238km / 148miJurado, Departamento del Choco, 147 km SW of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 31, 1977 00:42
45 years ago
6.4

33 km
293km / 182miItuango, 71 km SE of Apartado, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 30, 1935 03:39
87 years ago
6.4

35 km
192km / 119mi14 km NW of Portobelo, Colon, PanamaMore
Mar 29, 1925 21:12
98 years ago
6.4

15 km
167km / 104miProvincia del Darién, 39 km SW of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Jul 6, 1924 14:18
99 years ago
6.4

20 km
240km / 149miRiosucio, 22 km NE of Jurado, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Nov 4, 1996 17:24
26 years ago
6.3

14 km
237km / 147miRiosucio, Departamento del Choco, 88 km SW of Chigorodo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Apr 20, 1985 18:23
38 years ago
6.3

38 km
72km / 45miPanama, 49 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Jan 5, 1985 11:11
38 years ago
6.2

33 km
239km / 148mi93 km N of Colon, PanamaMore
Jul 4, 2009 06:49
14 years ago
6.1

38 km
107km / 67mi4.4 km N of El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Feb 26, 2000 18:24
23 years ago
6.1

65 km
57km / 35miGuna Yala, 118 km NE of PanamaMore
Apr 4, 1978 21:11
45 years ago
6.1

35 km
78km / 48mi207 km NE of PanamaMore
Jun 30, 2022 23:36
30 weeks ago
6.0

5 km
259km / 161miCaribbean Sea, 40 km W of Cartagena de Indias, Departamento de Bolivar, ColombiaMore
May 2, 1991 07:01
32 years ago
6.0

36 km
81km / 51miPanama, 89 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Jul 29, 2015 00:10
8 years ago
5.9

16 km
151km / 94miProvincia del Darién, 29 km NE of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Jan 20, 1971 04:45
52 years ago
5.8

20 km
143km / 89mi46 km SE of PanamaMore
Mar 2, 2011 18:50
12 years ago
5.7

44 km
152km / 95mi20 km N of Necocli, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 18, 2018 19:39
4 years ago
5.6

10 km
116km / 72miCaribbean Sea, 53 km NW of Necocli, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jun 7, 2002 00:05
21 years ago
5.6

86 km
82km / 51miGuna Yala, Panama, 39 km W of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Dec 19, 2004 08:23
18 years ago
5.5

58 km
88km / 55miGuna Yala, 88 km NE of PanamaMore
Jul 6, 2009 04:10
14 years ago
5.3

61 km
109km / 67mi4.4 km NW of El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Mar 16, 2002 21:52
21 years ago
5.3

33 km
108km / 67mi62 km E of PanamaMore
Jul 1, 1978 08:53
45 years ago
5.3

92 km
50km / 31miGuna Yala, 120 km E of PanamaMore
Oct 3, 2005 14:06
17 years ago
5.2

36 km
19km / 12mi38 km N of Concepcion, El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Mar 20, 1979 19:03
44 years ago
5.2

36 km
124km / 77mi27 km N of Union Choco, Cémaco District, Embera-Wounaan, PanamaMore
May 1, 2021 06:13
1 year 39 weeks ago
5.1

41 km
128km / 79miColon, 84 km NE of PanamaMore
Oct 29, 2018 21:31
4 years ago
5.1

10 km
113km / 70miCaribbean Sea, 59 km W of Necocli, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Mar 3, 2022 07:37
47 weeks ago
5.0

35 km
92km / 57miCaribbean Sea, 152 km NE of PanamaMore
Aug 6, 2018 17:58
4 years ago
5.0

10 km
88km / 55mi62 km N of Nargana, Caribbean Sea, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Feb 20, 2017 19:35
6 years ago
5.0

10 km
185km / 115mi92 km S of PanamaMore
Sep 7, 2015 05:51
7 years ago
5.0

10 km
83km / 51mi4.3 km W of Sinai, Embera-Wounaan, PanamaMore
Dec 9, 1983 16:38
39 years ago
5.0

33 km
98km / 61mi46 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Aug 24, 1980 01:01
42 years ago
5.0

82 km
160km / 99miProvincia del Darién, 21 km E of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Sep 3, 2020 03:23
2 years ago
4.9

44 km
167km / 104miCaribbean Sea, 31 km NW of Turbo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Nov 28, 2014 04:36
8 years ago
4.9

44 km
95km / 59miCaribbean Sea, 76 km NW of Necocli, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Aug 4, 1985 18:57
38 years ago
4.9

30 km
78km / 48miPanama, 55 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Sep 29, 1979 03:17
43 years ago
4.9

33 km
54km / 34mi193 km NE of PanamaMore
Nov 11, 1990 04:31
32 years ago
4.8

33 km
71km / 44mi148 km NE of PanamaMore
Jan 5, 1989 06:39
34 years ago
4.8

33 km
82km / 51miPanama, 37 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Dec 11, 1988 18:04
34 years ago
4.8

68 km
41km / 26miGuna Yala, Panama, 80 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
May 2, 1980 23:08
43 years ago
4.8

33 km
137km / 85miProvincia del Darién, 27 km NE of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Dec 7, 1974 01:21
48 years ago
4.8

33 km
126km / 78miIsla Terron de Azucar, Departamento del Choco, 74 km NW of Turbo, ColombiaMore
Jan 12, 1974 20:00
49 years ago
4.8

37 km
104km / 65mi136 km NE of PanamaMore
Jun 1, 2010 09:40
13 years ago
4.7

51 km
147km / 91miAcandi, 32 km SE of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Aug 23, 2007 05:58
15 years ago
4.7

45 km
80km / 49mi39 km E of Mulatupo, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Aug 22, 2004 04:54
18 years ago
4.7

74 km
60km / 37miGuna Yala, 94 km E of Tocumen, PanamaMore
Nov 6, 1999 09:18
23 years ago
4.7

48 km
77km / 48mi125 km NE of PanamaMore
Apr 9, 1994 21:10
29 years ago
4.7

66 km
52km / 33miGuna Yala, 119 km E of PanamaMore
Sep 9, 1993 12:15
29 years ago
4.7

62 km
47km / 29mi148 km NE of PanamaMore
Sep 24, 1991 04:56
31 years ago
4.7

79 km
50km / 31mi125 km NE of PanamaMore
Oct 26, 1973 19:23
49 years ago
4.7

33 km
85km / 53mi131 km NE of PanamaMore
Nov 19, 2021 11:49
1 year 10 weeks ago
4.6

10 km
101km / 63mi26 km E of La Palma, Chepigana District, Provincia del Darién, PanamaMore
Mar 7, 2012 04:39
11 years ago
4.6

54 km
115km / 72miCaribbean Sea, 19 km E of Santa Isabel, Colon, PanamaMore
Dec 20, 2004 11:04
18 years ago
4.6

56 km
91km / 57mi79 km E of PanamaMore
Sep 26, 2000 10:21
22 years ago
4.6

33 km
80km / 50miPanama, 37 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Aug 6, 2022 01:03
25 weeks ago
4.5

35 km
156km / 97miCaribbean Sea, 43 km NW of Turbo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Sep 12, 2012 05:23
10 years ago
4.5

46 km
29km / 18miCaribbean Sea, 18 km NE of Concepcion, El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Sep 12, 2012 05:23
10 years ago
4.5

39 km
29km / 18miCaribbean Sea, 21 km NE of Concepcion, El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Jul 12, 1996 10:17
27 years ago
4.5

33 km
80km / 50miPanama, 45 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Apr 22, 1994 11:32
29 years ago
4.5

27 km
48km / 30mi181 km NE of PanamaMore
Jul 7, 1984 18:27
39 years ago
4.5

33 km
135km / 84mi22 km NE of Union Choco, Cémaco District, Embera-Wounaan, PanamaMore
Jun 7, 1984 06:29
39 years ago
4.5

46 km
68km / 43mi130 km NE of PanamaMore
Jul 17, 1978 10:26
45 years ago
4.5

59 km
32km / 20mi13 km E of Concepcion, El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
May 29, 2021 15:01
1 year 35 weeks ago
4.4

40 km
138km / 85miCaribbean Sea, 63 km NW of Turbo, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jan 4, 2021 09:47
2 years ago
4.4

36 km
93km / 58mi32 km SE of Caledonia, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Dec 9, 2017 15:29
5 years ago
4.4

56 km
103km / 64mi26 km NE of Chepo, PA.08.0848, PanamaMore
Sep 23, 2017 09:19
5 years ago
4.4

54 km
42km / 26mi20 km NW of Caledonia, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
May 4, 2017 22:55
6 years ago
4.4

26 km
39km / 24mi29 km SE of Nargana, Caribbean Sea, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Nov 16, 2015 13:11
7 years ago
4.4

65 km
128km / 80mi21 km S of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, Departamento del Choco, ColombiaMore
Jan 10, 2015 06:17
8 years ago
4.4

19 km
137km / 85miCaribbean Sea, 42 km W of Necocli, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jun 3, 2003 06:42
20 years ago
4.4

65 km
57km / 36mi151 km NE of PanamaMore
Oct 3, 1999 01:56
23 years ago
4.4

33 km
82km / 51mi129 km NE of PanamaMore
Sep 9, 1976 11:42
46 years ago
4.4

33 km
106km / 66mi128 km NE of PanamaMore
Sep 3, 1976 02:41
46 years ago
4.4

55 km
93km / 58miPanama, 88 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Jul 11, 1976 19:18
47 years ago
4.4

33 km
115km / 72miProvincia del Darién, 51 km NW of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Mar 14, 2019 07:09
4 years ago
4.3

24 km
133km / 83mi58 km SE of Juan Diaz, PanamaMore
Dec 9, 2017 17:35
5 years ago
4.3

14 km
78km / 48miCaribbean Sea, 32 km E of Caledonia, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Apr 28, 2015 20:06
8 years ago
4.3

56 km
95km / 59miCaribbean Sea, 40 km NE of Chepo, PA.08.0848, PanamaMore
Jul 11, 2014 12:53
9 years ago
4.3

13 km
68km / 42miProvincia del Darién, 20 km NW of Sinai, Embera-Wounaan, PanamaMore
Nov 5, 2012 23:30
10 years ago
4.3

64 km
21km / 13miCaribbean Sea, 36 km NW of Concepcion, El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Sep 30, 2012 09:30
10 years ago
4.3

43 km
145km / 90miCaribbean Sea, 35 km W of Necocli, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
Jul 28, 2011 14:48
12 years ago
4.3

57 km
137km / 85miAcandi, 24 km S of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Apr 28, 2007 01:01
16 years ago
4.3

46 km
126km / 78mi26 km N of Union Choco, Cémaco District, Embera-Wounaan, PanamaMore
Oct 11, 2002 14:05
20 years ago
4.3

35 km
108km / 67mi95 km NE of PanamaMore
May 7, 2001 21:10
22 years ago
4.3

33 km
69km / 43miPanama, 119 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Apr 20, 2001 03:32
22 years ago
4.3

33 km
69km / 43miPanama, 100 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Apr 20, 2001 03:15
22 years ago
4.3

33 km
64km / 40miPanama, 98 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Mar 1, 2001 01:36
22 years ago
4.3

53 km
44km / 27mi130 km E of PanamaMore
Apr 4, 1996 04:18
27 years ago
4.3

88 km
29km / 18miProvincia del Darién, Panama, 98 km NW of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
May 8, 1994 20:15
29 years ago
4.3

33 km
84km / 52mi126 km NE of PanamaMore
Oct 11, 1993 04:05
29 years ago
4.3

33 km
62km / 39mi165 km NE of PanamaMore
Sep 19, 1992 12:30
30 years ago
4.3

33 km
102km / 64mi116 km NE of PanamaMore
Aug 25, 1974 13:14
48 years ago
4.3

33 km
135km / 84miProvincia del Darién, 28 km NE of Union Choco, PanamaMore
Nov 19, 2021 11:54
1 year 10 weeks ago
4.2

10 km
61km / 38miProvincia del Darién, 37 km S of Concepcion, El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Feb 12, 2017 06:41
6 years ago
4.2

80 km
48km / 30miProvincia del Darién, 30 km W of Caledonia, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Dec 3, 2016 20:27
6 years ago
4.2

52 km
19km / 12miCaribbean Sea, 9 km N of Concepcion, El Porvenir, Guna Yala, PanamaMore
Jun 22, 2007 08:37
16 years ago
4.2

50 km
91km / 57miPanama, 156 km N of Isla Terron de Azucar Island, ColombiaMore
Sep 28, 2006 22:55
16 years ago
4.2

25 km
148km / 92mi22 km NW of Necocli, Antioquia, ColombiaMore
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