M 5.6 in Colombia on 07 Sep 2018 01:47 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 8.045 , -77.6037
Event Date: 07 Sep 2018 01:47 UTC
Exposed Population: 170000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000ha0n
Inserted at: 07 Sep 2018 02:01 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4 (Panama)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: Colombia= 4; Panama= 4

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000ha0n Scaled population (vector) 1.04  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.87  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1227328 0 07 Sep 2018 01:47 5.6M, 10km 6.69 170 thousand 00:13 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Panama ,of Darien (population 38,781) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
<1000 people
<1000 people
4200 people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1227328 8.045/-77.604 5.6 10 6.83 07 Sep 2018 02:04 00:17 (new episode)
2 0 1227328 8.045/-77.604 5.6 10 6.69 07 Sep 2018 03:51 02:03 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Darien Panama 1000 people
Darien Panama 4000 people
Darien Panama 44000 people
Choco Colombia 33000 people
San Blas Panama 4500 people
Antioquia Colombia 320000 people
Panama Panama 1800 people
Darien Panama 6200 people
Choco Colombia 170000 people
San Blas Panama 21000 people
Antioquia Colombia 670000 people
Panama Panama 1.7 million people
Cordoba Colombia 1.5 million people
Colon Panama 90000 people
Sucre Colombia 740000 people
Los Santos Panama 51000 people
Cocle Panama 100000 people
Herrera Panama 53000 people
Bolivar Colombia 80000 people
Magdalena Colombia <1000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Pinogana Darién Panama Village5 - 13 km
Vaviza Darien Panama Village5 - 18 km
Chepigana Darién Panama Village5 - 57 km
Acandí Chocó Colombia Village4 - 63 km
La Palma Darien Panama Major city 1800 people 71 km
La Honda Choco Colombia Village5 - 73 km
Sapzurro Choco Colombia Village5 - 73 km
Ríosucio Choco Colombia Village5 7100 people 87 km
Turbo Antioquia Colombia Village4 49000 people 96 km
El Tres Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 103 km
Apartadó Antioquia Colombia Village4 78000 people 109 km
Chigorodó Antioquia Colombia Village5 43000 people 110 km
Domingodó Choco Colombia Village5 - 115 km
Punta Ardita Choco Colombia Village5 - 100 km
Necoclí Antioquia Colombia Village5 9600 people 100 km
Juradó Choco Colombia Village5 2300 people 102 km
Mulatos Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 118 km
Curiche Choco Colombia Village5 - 119 km
Coredó Chocó Colombia Village5 - 121 km
Zepata Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 128 km
Brunito Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 129 km
Aguacate Choco Colombia Village5 - 131 km
Damaquiel Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 134 km
San Pedro de Urabá Antioquia Colombia Village5 10000 people 139 km
San Juancito Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 142 km
San Juan Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 143 km
Pavarandocito Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 143 km
Los Carriles Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 144 km
Frasquillo Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 150 km
La Isla Choco Colombia Village5 - 150 km
Murindó Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 151 km
Opogadó Chocó Colombia Village5 - 153 km
Arboletes Antioquia Colombia Village4 8300 people 157 km
Las Piedras Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 158 km
La Cana Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 162 km
Valencia Cordoba Colombia Village4 10000 people 163 km
Primavera Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 163 km
Verdinal Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 168 km
Tenerife Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 170 km
Río Nuevo Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 171 km
Tierralta Cordoba Colombia Village4 26000 people 171 km
Bojayá Choco Colombia Village5 - 182 km
Puerto Escondito Córdoba Colombia Village5 - 183 km
Dabeiba Antioquia Colombia Village5 11000 people 187 km
Tres Piedras Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 189 km
Cristo Rey Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 189 km
Caramelo Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 189 km
Santa Isabel Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 190 km
Santa Lucía Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 194 km
El Pantano Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 195 km
Playa Rica Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 196 km
Río Sucio Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 196 km
Los Cedros Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 197 km
Río Cedro Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 199 km
El Oriente Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 200 km
San Anterito Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 200 km
El Vallecito Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 202 km
Providencia Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 202 km
Bahía Solano Choco Colombia Village5 - 203 km
Montería Cordoba Colombia City 250000 people 205 km
Chepo Panamá Panama Village5 15000 people 206 km
Arenoso Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 206 km
Buchadó Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 207 km
Robe Pelado Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 209 km
Buenos Aires Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 209 km
La Manta Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 211 km
Rosario Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 214 km
Mateo Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 215 km
Frontino Antioquia Colombia Village5 8500 people 215 km
La Rada Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 216 km
Carizal Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 216 km
Mandé Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 217 km
Lona de Goes Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 217 km
Vega del Inglés Antioquia Colombia Village5 - 218 km
Pedregal Panamá Panama Village5 - 218 km
Centro Alegre Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 218 km
Pacora Panamá Panama Village4 55000 people 218 km
San Pelayo Cordoba Colombia Village5 5500 people 219 km
Cereté Cordoba Colombia Village4 51000 people 221 km
Marañonal Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 221 km
Montelibano Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 222 km
Carolina Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 225 km
El Porvenir Colón Panama Major city <1000 people 225 km
San Carlos Cordoba Colombia Village4 3400 people 226 km
Juan Pedro Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 227 km
Tocumen Panamá Panama Village4 87000 people 227 km
Planeta Aica Cordoba Colombia Village4 - 228 km
Otoque Oriente Panamá Panama Village5 - 228 km
Ciudad Radial Panamá Panama Village5 - 230 km
Taboga Panamá Panama Village5 <1000 people 230 km
Buenos Aires Panamá Panama Village5 - 230 km
Arena del Sur Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 231 km
Bocas de Uré Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 231 km
Plazabonita Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 231 km
Santa Rosa Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 231 km
San Bernardo Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 232 km
El Anclar Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 233 km
Juan Dias Panamá Panama Village5 - 234 km
Nueva Estación Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 235 km
Ciudad de Panamá Panamá Panama Capital 700000 people 236 km
Pueblo Nuevo Cordoba Colombia Village4 - 237 km
Lorica Cordoba Colombia Village4 39000 people 238 km
Ciénaga de Oro Cordoba Colombia Village4 17000 people 238 km
Laguneta Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 239 km
Santa Isabel Colón Panama Village5 - 239 km
Providencia Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 243 km
El Viajano Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 243 km
Villa Fátima Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 244 km
Alcade Diaz Panamá Panama Village5 - 244 km
Santa Cruz Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 244 km
Corozalito Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 245 km
Puerto Yañez Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 245 km
La Esperanza Cordoba Colombia Village5 - 245 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Yaviza PYV unknown 0
Caledonia CDE unknown 0
Unguia UNC unknown 0
Achutupo ACU unknown 0
Acandi ACD 15 Civ. Unpaved No 3900
Santa Maria SMC unknown 0
Gilgal GGL unknown 0
Capurgana CPB unknown 0
Cap Ramon Xatruch 9 0
Puerto Obaldia PUE unknown 0
Tubala TUW unknown 0
Sambu SAX unknown 0
Jaque JQE 9 Civ. Unpaved No 4300
Nueva Colonia 15 0
Necocli NCI unknown 0
Uraba 30 Civ. Paved Yes 7100
Chigorodo IGO unknown 0
Gonzalo Mejia TRB 2 Civ. Paved No 3100
Mulatupo MPP unknown 0
Mulatos ULS unknown 0
Corazon de Jesus CZJ unknown 0
Apartado APO unknown 0
Nargana NGN unknown 0
Mamitupo MPI unknown 0
Ailigandi AIL unknown 0
San Juan de Uraba SJR unknown 0
Punta Cocos 20 0
San Miguel NMG unknown 0
Playon Chico PYC unknown 0
Tupile TUE unknown 0
Arboletas ARO unknown 0
Santa Catalina SCA unknown 0
Rio Tigre RIT unknown 0
Bahia Cupica BHF unknown 0
Ustupo UTU unknown 0
Rio Alzucar RIZ unknown 0
Jurado JUO unknown 0
Jose Celestino Mutis BSC 24 Civ. Paved Yes 3900
S. Jeronimo MTR 11 Civ. Paved Yes 6100
Carti CTE unknown 0
La Joya Nr 1 53 0
San Blas NBL unknown 0
El Porvenir PVE unknown 0
Planeta Rica PLC unknown 0
Mandinga 5 0
Panama City Metropolitan PTY 41 Civ. Paved Yes 10000
Rio Sidra RSI unknown 0
Tocumen International 13 Civ. Paved No 5800
Lorica LRI unknown 0
Albrook 9 0
Montelibano 49 Civ. Paved No 3500
Balboa / Howard AFB BLB 16 0
Calzada Larga 120 0
Monte Libano MTB unknown 0
Covenas Naval Base CVE 9 Civ. Paved No 4000
Chame 43 0
Nuqui NQU unknown 0
Caucasia CAQ 127 Civ. Paved No 3800
Ayapel AYA unknown 0
Tolu TLU unknown 0
San Marcos SRS unknown 0
Rio Hato 31 Civ. Paved No 4300
El Carano UIB 67 Civ. Paved Yes 4200
Colon ONX 8 Civ. Paved Yes 6000
Las Brujas CZU 173 Civ. Paved No 4900
Augusto Vergara 21 0
Penonome 86 0
El Bagre EBG 82 Civ. Paved No 4700

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
El Real PAELE Panama
La Palma PAPLP Panama
Acandi Colombia
Pito Panama
Turbo COTRB Colombia
Jurado Colombia
Pinos Panama
Bahia Solarno Colombia
Taboguilla Island Panama
Taboga Island Panama
Rio Abajo Panama
Naos Island Panama
Balboa PABLB Panama
Venado Island Panama
Vacamonte PAVAC Panama
Paraiso PAPAI Panama
Porto Caimito Panama
Las Cascadas Panama
Madden Dam Panama
Covenas Colombia
Tolu COTLU Colombia
Porto Trinidad Panama
Pedasi Panama

Dams

Intensity Reservoir Dam Name River Year
Urra 1 Sinu -99
Bayano Bayano 1975
Madden Chagres 1938

More information

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