Panama multi-source realtime earthquakes list - Lista sismos Panama

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The list below shows the most recent Panama earthquakes.
La siguiente lista muestra los sismos de Panama más reciente.

Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Panama time = UTC -6

SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
GEOFON South Of Panama Jun 26 06:59 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC South Of Panama Jun 26 06:59 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Punta De Burica, Panama Jun 26 06:59 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Punta De Burica, Panama Jun 24 00:48 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON South Of Panama Jun 24 00:48 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC South Of Panama Jun 24 00:48 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON South Of Panama Jun 23 04:02 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Punta De Burica, Panama Jun 23 04:02 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC South Of Panama Jun 23 04:02 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC South Of Panama Jun 15 03:45 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON South Of Panama Jun 15 03:45 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC South Of Panama Jun 14 09:03 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON South Of Panama Jun 14 09:03 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Punta De Burica, Panama Jun 14 09:03 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC South Of Panama May 28 01:58 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS South Of Panama May 28 01:58 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Panama-colombia Border Region May 23 01:59 3.6 46 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Panama-colombia Border Region May 17 08:36 2.8 32 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Panama May 04 22:55 4.6 66 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Panama City - weird feelings, laptop and external screens shook a bit. Approxim duration: 10s
  • Gamboa - We were on top of the Canopy Tower Lodge (www.canopytower.com )and felt the tower swaying back and forth for 15-20 seconds
  • USGS Playon Chico, Panama May 04 22:55 4.6 66 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Panama May 04 08:46 2.9 63 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Panama-colombia Border Region Apr 27 08:30 3.5 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Panama-colombia Border Region Apr 18 22:18 3.8 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-colombia Border Region Apr 09 15:35 3.3 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Punta De Burica, Panama Apr 09 03:09 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Panama Apr 09 03:09 5.2 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON South Of Panama Apr 09 03:09 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Cerro Punta, Panama Apr 03 20:25 4.1 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region Apr 03 20:25 4.1 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Cerro Punta, Panama Apr 02 23:54 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
  • SORA - Spitting on a chair on outside terrace and my chair started to rock
  • Uvita - Lasted a long time....maybe 30 seconds
  • Cerro Punto - Tore 55gallon water heater from wall water burst all over garage- cracked walls - cracked large 7'X 4' bathroom mirror- broken vase from the middle of dining room table- lots of small things on floor - This was a shaker 3 seconds then a large drop 1 second big drop then 10 seconds shaking side to side. I have been in LA with the Nothridge quake and many more.This was closer than I am comfortable with
  • Boquete - Whole house shook sideways, back and forth for about 40 seconds. Never felt anything like that
  • San Ramon, Alajuela - My chair began to rock and I noticed that the glass of water on the table next to me sloshed a bit. It lasted about 29 seconds or so. Damage to the tile from the quake several years ago is now worse.
  • GEOFON Panama-costa Rica Border Region Apr 02 23:54 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Dominical/uvita - Whew.
  • Boquete - scared us all. no damage
  • San Vito - Lasted about 30 seconds. Knocked a few things off of shelves. Very little damage.
  • Cimarrones de Siquirres - Definite shaking for about 5-10 seconds. Howler monkeys in nearby forest quite upset. No damage.
  • David - vibrations for about 30 seconds without any damage
  • volcan chiriqui - abrupt intense shaking , calmed slowly over 20-30 seconds. started as a jolt then worked into strong swaying .
  • Boquete/Chiriqui - Quite a shaker, turning into a roller. Lasted about 40 seconds...no damage
  • Volcancito - Not sure yet of any damage, approximately 10-15 seconds
  • San Carlos - No damage.
  • Sabanilla, Alajuela - Was sitting at my computer and first felt the chair shifting. Then it got stronger and I felt the house swaying and heard some creaking. Hammock on patio was rocking back/forth and also cord hanging from ceiling was swinging. Lasted approx 20-25 seconds.
  • Panama City, - No damage; but definitely saw things swaying slightly
  • Los Molinos - Dining at Los Molinos. Strong and long.
  • Alto Boquete - Strong shaking and swaying of building. Noises like a truck going through the condo. Lasted at least 30 seconds. Things flew off shelves. Amazingly, only rocks broke!!! Cracks along walls. Our neighbor had their patio doors fall off, with rails warped. Had an aftershock around 9:15 PM. That one affected our elevator with the doors slamming shut and unusable since. Just now had an aftershock at 3:24 pm on April 3rd. Shook for about 5 seconds with vibrations on and off for about 30 seconds.
  • EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region Apr 02 23:54 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Caldera - Shook cottage we are renting in caldera panama SE of Boquete Panama..no damage no loss of power.
  • Paso Ancho - About 40 seconds. Vertical and horizontal shaking, then just horizontal. The entire house was shaking. Some things fell over. Too early to know of damage.
  • Boquete - The shaking was moderate but strong sharp jerks considering the depth, just a few tilted pictures with no actual damage
  • Boquete - Items toppled in the china cabinet and our tall, thin man was rocking back and forth. Initially a jolt, then substantial shaking
  • Jaramillo, Boquete - Like a freight train coming through the hoyse.
  • Boquete Alto Lino - Very strong shaking, broken glass, toppled items, items falling off shelves.
  • Boquete - No damage, but it did slosh water out of the pool.
  • USGS South Of Panama Mar 29 03:49 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON South Of Panama Mar 29 03:49 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Panama Mar 29 03:49 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON South Of Panama Mar 24 09:00 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Panama Mar 24 09:00 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC South Of Panama Mar 19 05:21 3.5 22 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Panama-costa Rica Border Region Mar 01 01:28 3.0 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Boquete - Moderate shaking for around 20 seconds
  • USGS Boquete, Panama Mar 01 01:28 3.0 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • boquote - On holiday from US. Large bang and slight shaking of cottage we are staying in. No damage to cottage or surrounding buildings.
  • USGS Nueva Gorgona, Panama Feb 20 19:35 4.7 15 MAP I Felt It
  • Panama - Slight shaking then rocking almost like a wave. Was on the 4th floor of my building
  • Coronado - house shook; felt like a giant mole passing through under my feet
  • Chame - My house seemed to shake back-and-forth for a few seconds. No immediately apparent damage.
  • Panama - Bang sound and shaking for few seconds
  • Panama City - Sitting in cafe when jolting sensation occurred. No visible damage.
  • Panama City - 4 story home. Shaking was worst I have ever felt. A few things fell off the walls and shelves. Dishes shifted and teetering in the cabinets. And one kitchen cabinet split apart.
  • Panama City - I was on the third floor of my apartment bulding. It felt like something very large struck the building hard. A big jolt and loud sound. Very little shaking. It was quck maybe 5-7 seconds. A loose basket sitting on a ledge that was propped up against the wall, fell to the floor. I cannot see any structural damage inside or outside of my apartment. My neighbor said a ruins down the street had damage to it. This is the first time I experienced this.
  • Playa blanco - Slight shaking, no damage.
  • Panama City - No visible damage... Locales are unaccustomed to shakes in the capital city, many people were frightened but not injured
  • San Carlos - A sharp vibration
  • Rio hato - Thought someone was pushing my Beach chair over
  • El Valle de Anton - We had a previous crack in a cement wall that is now worse along with two new cracks that started today.
  • Panama city - Several seconds of moderate, slow frequency, mostly vertical motion. Dust visibly dislodged from old structures (balconies). No visible damage.
  • Panama City - The building shook and rattled. There was no obvious damage. I was on the ground floor of a high-rise building. It was scary.
  • El dorado - First a small shake,,,,follow by a bigger stronger shake,,,all okay
  • Coronado - I felt slight moving of our condo building. I was on 33rd floor of golf coronado condo building at time and felt building sway.
  • Coronado - Mild shaking for @5 seconds.
  • Playa Coronado - The house shook for a 2-3 seconds then was vibrating for about 2-3 minutes.
  • panama city - windows wobbling floor shaking
  • Panama City - I was at school and the floor started shaking. It lasted for about 7 seconds. Plus, it is my birthday today, so I didn't want to die today! 😂
  • San Miguelito - no damage. buildings were all shaking.
  • Punta Chame - We all felt it out here in Punta Chame. About eight seconds of moderate shaking. No damage or loss of power.
  • Panama - short around 5 seconds; first as a light shake but suddenly felt like a boom strong, and then light shake again.
  • Coronado - Having just arrived from SF Bay area I awoke from nap thinking I had never left home. <10 sec. rolling motion. No visible damage.
  • Panama - From a second floor in an old Canal Zone building, it felt like it might have been an explosion. Cabinets shaking, but not as much for them to fall. No damage caused to building.
  • GEOFON Panama Feb 20 19:35 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
  • panama city - the motion felt more like a strong thump than a side to side movement
  • Coronado - Shaking, increased then waned for about 12-15 seconds
  • Panama City - Quick but strong
  • cermeno - Strong short duration shaking. Second story of house swayed.
  • Ciudad de Panamá - Sector San Pedro Juan Diaz Ciudad de Panamá, se sintio movimiento de la silla y colgantes como TV. sin daños aparentes
  • Veracruz - It wasn't a shaking but a sharp boom - I am here from the US and have experienced many earthquakes. This was different.
  • PANAMA CITY - VERY LONG TIME 10 SEC...
  • Panama City - Short at perhaps 2 to 4 seconds. Strong up and down motion. Two big down thumps. Not too much side to side motion. Felt on 13th floor of apartment building.
  • Fort Kobbe - The whole building was shaking for a few seconds. Small, unstable things fell off the table.
  • Ft Davis - Felt moderate shaking for around 15 seconds
  • Pedasi - Light swaying.
  • Parque lefebre ciudad - Pres du centre, et du parc Omar.Sieste dans le lit, secousses assez fortes dans le sens vertcal, comme si le lit dansait.Regarde dans la rue, vide, et dans le quartier OK. Pas de degats visibles.
  • EMSC Panama Feb 20 19:35 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • panama - no damage
  • Costa Sur - Felt like a subway train underneath
  • Panama City - felt a minor tremor, then nothing, then strong jolt and rocking motion.
  • Panama city - No problems
  • Playa Coronado - Felt body swaying and feet unbalanced. No damage in apartment or rattling of china in 19th floor aprtment
  • Panama City - I have not been to my country in 35 years and when I got here, the ground shook at the mall! I honestly thought there was some sort of accident at the mall until someone confirmed it was an earthquake. It only took a few seconds and everyone pretty much continued what they were doing. The metro was closed for hours to ensure everything was ok, so I took a cab back to my hotel for $3. People around me helped me get back to my hotel. Panama Rocks!!!!
  • USGS Ustupo, Panama Feb 12 06:41 4.1 50 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Panamá - Slow rocking motion felt in apartment building, 15 floors up., for roughly 10 seconds and then a sudden jolt with a low rumbling sound. Small unstable object fell over, windows and cupboard doors creaked but no damage to apartment
  • EMSC Panama-colombia Border Region Feb 12 06:41 4.1 51 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC South Of Panama Jan 30 08:20 3.6 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC South Of Panama Jan 07 18:19 3.4 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC South Of Panama Jan 01 06:35 4.8 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Of Panama Dec 30 07:34 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS South Of Panama Dec 30 07:34 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET


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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
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    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
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    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
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    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
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    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
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    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
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    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
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    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
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    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
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    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
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    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
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    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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    1. Debora Canavaggio says:

      Please send me immediate alerts from 2.5 and onwards.
      Thx

      • Armand Vervaeck says:

        You will have to do that yourselve - Click on the image above the daily earthquake listing and fill in the form

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