Panama Shark attacks

28 attacks recorded (15 fatal)
Panama shark attacks
Date Region Location Fatal?
Jul 27th 2008 San Carlos Playa Teta N
Nov 1st 2003 Pearl Islands N
Nov 3rd 1965 Caribbean Sea Golfo de los Mosquitos N
Aug 1st 1964 San Blas Off Achutuppu Island near Ailigandi N
May 30th 1964 Caribbean Coast N
May 1st 1964 San Blas Islands Achutupu, a small island ner Ailigandi Y
Jul 1st 1963 San Blas coast 4 miles from Tuwala, near Mulatuppu Y
Oct 1st 1962 Pinas Bay Y
Jul 1st 1961 Jarque, just south of Pinas Bay Y
May 29th 1960 San Blas Islands Off Diable Island N
Sep 21st 2021 Canal Zone N
Jul 1st 1953 Gulf of Panama 60 miles offshore N
Sep 21st 2021 Canal Zone 300 yards west of mouth of the Chagres River N
Sep 21st 2021 Colon Province Mouth of Rio Dudio, 50 miles west of the city of Colon N
Sep 23rd 1943 Gulf of Panama North shore of Rey Island, Las Perlas archipelago Y
Sep 21st 2021 Panama City Bella Vista Beach Y
Sep 1st 1940 Panama Bay (Pacific Ocean) Otoque Island Y
Aug 2nd 1937 Limon Bay Y
Jul 5th 1935 off Culebra Y
Nov 4th 1928 Gulf of Panama Taboga Island Bay Y
Nov 24th 1924 2 to 3 miles off Taboguilla Island, Pacific Ocean Pacific Anchorage off the Panama Canal N
Apr 22nd 1924 150 miles offshore N
Sep 1st 1917 Colon Y
Nov 15th 1916 Panama Canal N
Mar 31st 1910 Cristobal Y
Bocas del Toro Y
Col Aspinwall (Col Y
Panama Bay 8 Y

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  • January (1)
  • February (1)
  • March (1)
  • April (1)
  • May (3)
  • July (5)
  • August (2)
  • September (3)
  • October (1)
  • November (5)