M 4.5 in Peru on 03 Aug 2014 22:04 UTC
EQ parameters
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: 4.5M
Depth: 50.69 Km
Lat/Lon: -3.94 , -80.87
Event Date: 03 Aug 2014 22:04 UTC
Exposed Population: 683285 people within 100km
Source: NEIC
Inserted at: 03 Aug 2014 22:48 UTC

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
Scaled population n.a  
  C1 earthquake n.a  
  C2 earthquake n.a  
  Country Vulnerability n.a  
  INFORM_normalised n.a  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1056701 0 03 Aug 2014 22:04 4.5M, 50.69km N/A 680 thousand 00:43 NEIC
* 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 Peru , Department of Tumbes (population 161,200) . The nearest places are Cancas, Canoas, Plateritos, El Gigante, Carrizal, Sapotito, Cardalito, El Caucho, La Bocana, Canovitas, and Carrizo.

Radius Population
100 km 660000 people
75 km 290000 people
50 km 72000 people
20 km 6500 people
10 km 1600 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Tumbes Peru 160000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Cancas Tumbes Peru Village6 - 4 km
Canoas Tumbes Peru Village5 - 9 km
Plateritos Tumbes Peru Village5 - 9 km
El Gigante Tumbes Peru Village6 - 13 km
Carrizal Tumbes Peru Village6 - 13 km
Sapotito Tumbes Peru Village6 - 14 km
Cardalito Tumbes Peru Village6 - 16 km
El Caucho Tumbes Peru Village6 - 17 km
La Bocana Tumbes Peru Village6 - 18 km
Canovitas Tumbes Peru Village6 - 20 km
Charralique Tumbes Peru Village5 - 22 km
Barrancos Tumbes Peru Village6 - 23 km
Serrano Tumbes Peru Village6 - 23 km
Ciénago Tumbes Peru Village6 - 23 km
Cañaveral Tumbes Peru Village5 - 24 km
Chicama Tumbes Peru Village6 - 24 km
Pedregal Tumbes Peru Village5 - 26 km
El Rincón Tumbes Peru Village6 - 26 km
Rastrojos Tumbes Peru Village6 - 27 km
La Tranca Piura Peru Village6 - 29 km
Chacritas Tumbes Peru Village6 - 29 km
Bocapán Tumbes Peru Village6 - 29 km
Máncora Piura Peru City 8500 people 29 km
La Bocana Tumbes Peru Village5 - 29 km
Ánimas Tumbes Peru Village6 - 31 km
Zapotal Tumbes Peru Village6 - 31 km
Ceresito Piura Peru Village6 - 32 km
El Sauce Tumbes Peru Village6 - 35 km
Zorritos Tumbes Peru Village5 12000 people 37 km
Yerba Buena Piura Peru Village6 - 38 km
Tunal Piura Peru Village6 - 39 km
El Huasimo Tumbes Peru Village6 - 39 km
San Martín Piura Peru Village5 - 40 km
Charán Tumbes Peru Village6 - 41 km
Ucumares Tumbes Peru Village6 - 41 km
Cruz de Pizarro Tumbes Peru Village6 - 43 km
Brunos Tumbes Peru Village6 - 45 km
Puesto Teniente Astete Tumbes Peru Village6 - 45 km
Las Pampas Loja Ecuador Village6 - 45 km
Cazaderos Piura Peru Village5 - 45 km
Progreso Loja Ecuador Village6 - 46 km
Atascadero Piura Peru Village6 - 46 km
Sauce Grande Piura Peru Village6 - 49 km
El Alto Piura Peru Village6 9100 people 49 km
Tigres Tumbes Peru Village6 - 50 km
El Prado Tumbes Peru Village6 - 50 km
Quebrada Verde Piura Peru Village6 - 51 km
Cerro Prieto Piura Peru Village6 - 51 km
El Muerto Piura Peru Village6 - 52 km
Catanas Loja Ecuador Village6 - 53 km
Bocana Loja Ecuador Village6 - 53 km
Manga Urcu Loja Ecuador Village6 - 53 km
Cabo Inga Tumbes Peru Village5 - 55 km
Negrital Tumbes Peru Village5 - 55 km
La Encañada Piura Peru Village5 - 56 km
Chililique Loja Ecuador Village6 - 56 km
Los Encuentros Piura Peru Village6 - 56 km
Corrales Tumbes Peru Village5 - 57 km
Almendro Piura Peru Village6 - 57 km
Peña Negra Piura Peru Village6 - 58 km
Pitayitos Piura Peru Village5 - 59 km
Tacural Tumbes Peru Village5 - 59 km
Bejucal Piura Peru Village6 - 60 km
La Cancha Piura Peru Village6 - 60 km
Angostura Piura Peru Village6 - 61 km
Chaguarhuayco Loja Ecuador Village6 - 61 km
Bolaspamba Loja Ecuador Village6 - 61 km
Tumbes Tumbes Peru City 100000 people 61 km
San Felipe Loja Ecuador Village6 - 63 km
Cochas Tumbes Peru Village6 - 63 km
El Guabo Loja Ecuador Village6 - 63 km
Algodonal Loja Ecuador Village5 - 64 km
Pazul Piura Peru Village6 - 64 km
El Álamo Tumbes Peru Village6 - 65 km
Santa Flora Piura Peru Village6 - 65 km
Pilares Piura Peru Village5 - 65 km
Barranca Piura Peru Village6 - 66 km
Las Peñas Tumbes Peru Village6 - 66 km
El Salto Loja Ecuador Village6 - 67 km
Jaguay Negro Piura Peru Village6 - 67 km
Huaynaso Piura Peru Village6 - 67 km
El Convento Piura Peru Village6 - 67 km
Corralitos Piura Peru Village6 - 67 km
Infiernillo Loja Ecuador Village6 - 68 km
Albacas Piura Peru Village6 - 69 km
Cañadulce Piura Peru Village6 - 69 km
Paletillas Loja Ecuador Village6 - 70 km
Carrizo Piura Peru Village6 - 70 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Pedro Canga TBP 25 Civ. Unpaved Yes 8200 68 km
El Pato AB 87 0 79 km
Captain Montes TYL 87 Civ. Paved Yes 8000 83 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Zorritos PEZOR Peru 38 km
Los Organos PELOO Peru 39 km
Cabo Blanco PECAB Peru 56 km
Caleta Lobitos Peru 74 km
Talara PETYL Peru 84 km
Negritos PENGS Peru 95 km

Dams

Reservoir Dam Name River Year Distance
Poechos Poechos Chira 1975 90 km

More information

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