6 Earthquakes In Chiriquí In Less Than 48 Hours
Tuesday, April 23 2013 @ 03:26 PM EDT
Contributed by: Anonymous
The last earthquake was recorded yesterday, Monday 22 April 2013, at 9 am with a magnitude of 4.1 on the Richter scale and its epicenter was recorded south of Puerto Armuelles in the district of Barú.
Two other earthquakes were recorded today, one at 1:59 am, with a magnitude of 3.8 and another at 3:42 am, of 3.0 on the Richter scale with its epicenter both southeast of Puerto Armuelles.
While the previous three were recorded on Saturday at 2:56 am, the first of 3.1, the second 3.7 and the third of 3.5 on the Richter scale.
The director of Civil Protection System, Abelardo Serrano notes that no residents of the area were reported hurt as a result of these earthquakes. (Dia A Dia)