Panama Plate

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Panama Plate
The Panama Plate
Type Minor
Movement1 north-west
Speed1 19mm/year
Features Panama
1Relative to the African Plate

The Panama Plate is a small tectonic plate sandwiched between the Cocos Plate and Nazca Plate to the south and the Caribbean Plate to the north. Most of its borders are convergent boundaries including a subduction zone to the west. It consists, for the most part, of the nations of Panama and Costa Rica.