Two Earthquakes Were Felt In Panama
Tuesday, August 13 2013 @ 12:26 PM EDT
Contributed by: Anonymous
The earthquake was recorded 10 kilometers deep in the sea close to Azuero, according to the information provided by Geo-sciences; there are no reports of losses so far.
It is reported that this earthquake was felt around Los Santos, Las Tablas, Natá, Costa del Este, Arraiján, Aguadulce, Chitré, La Chorrera, the city, among others.
Arturo Alvarado, director of the National System of Civil Protection (Sinaproc), said they managed to find out about the event thanks to the new seismographs given to them by the President, Ricardo Martinelli. (Panama America)
Journalist's comment: Through the webpage http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/map/ we could see that the earthquake was recorded in Mutis, Colombia, at 10:43 a.m. It was felt in many areas of the city and also other provinces in the country.