Pacific coast of Panama hit by 6.6 magnitude quake

Posted on June 4, 2012 • Filed under: Earthquake, Panama, TRAVEL

A strong earthquake of moment magnitude 6.6 degrees on Sunday shook the Pacific coast of Panama, even eliminate the risk of a possible tsunami, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The epicenter of the quake, which struck at 18:45 local time (00H45 GMT), was recorded at 370 kilometers south of the Panamanian city of David, and 10 kilometers deep. Read Article

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