M 6.2 in Bolivia on 01 Nov 2018 22:19 UTC

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: 6.2M
Depth: 91.01 Km
Lat/Lon: -19.5308 , -69.2834
Event Date: 01 Nov 2018 22:19 UTC
Exposed Population: About 21000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000i5mj
Inserted at: 02 Nov 2018 00:12 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 5.4 (Chile)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: Bolivia= 5.4; Chile= 3

Gdacs Score

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm)Source
1234775 0.01 01 Nov 2018 22:19 6.2M, 97.84km 4.67 310 thousand 00:20 NEIC
1234788 0.01 01 Nov 2018 22:19 6.2M, 91.01km 6.25 20 thousand 01:52 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Chile , Region of Tarapaca (population 350,373) . The nearest places are Baños de Chismisa, Illalla, Chiapa, Saya, Aroma, Soga, Sipiza, Estancia Caylla Catavi, Pacumiña, Chusmisa, and Tiliviche.

Radius Population
100 km 21000 people
75 km 5300 people
50 km 1600 people
20 km <1000 people
10 km <1000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Tarapaca Chile 350000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Baños de Chismisa Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 2 km
Illalla Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 6 km
Chiapa Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 8 km
Saya Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 8 km
Aroma Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 10 km
Soga Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 10 km
Sipiza Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 12 km
Estancia Caylla Catavi Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 13 km
Pacumiña Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 17 km
Chusmisa Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 20 km
Chapire Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 21 km
Baños de Chusmisa Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 24 km
Usmagama Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 25 km
Guasquiña Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 26 km
Ullumalla Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 26 km
China Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 28 km
Ariquilda Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 29 km
Cambalache Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 29 km
Guaillane Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 29 km
Chintuya Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 30 km
Mocha Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 30 km
Limacsiña Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 30 km
Camiña Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 30 km
Quisama Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 31 km
Moquella Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 32 km
Guajacia Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 34 km
Baños Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 34 km
Puchurca Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 35 km
El Molino Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 35 km
Baños Puchultisa Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 36 km
Laonsana Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 37 km
Cruz de Quimpasa Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 38 km
Cultane Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 38 km
Alpajere Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 38 km
Asa Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 39 km
Coscaya Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 39 km
Cerrillos Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 41 km
Nama Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 41 km
Fundición Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 42 km
Ocharaza Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 42 km
Uscana Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 44 km
Caigua Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 46 km
Colchane Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 46 km
Palca Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 47 km
Quipinta Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 49 km
Tarapacá Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 49 km
Paga Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 49 km
Pucupucune Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 50 km
Curaña Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 50 km
Pumiri Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 51 km
Chaguane Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 52 km
Noasa Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 53 km
Saitoco Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 53 km
Challavilque Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 53 km
Parca Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 54 km
Arabilla Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 55 km
Chapicollo Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 55 km
Iluga Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 56 km
Cosquire Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 56 km
Miñimiñi Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 57 km
Estancia Gutierez Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 57 km
Turiza Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 57 km
Baños Andrés Jiguata Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 57 km
Coraguano Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 58 km
Mulluri Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 58 km
Quipisca Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 58 km
Rinconada Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 59 km
Miñita Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 59 km
Guantija Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 59 km
Cojabaya Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 60 km
Caritaya Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 60 km
Minimine Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 61 km
Parajalla Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 61 km
Mamiña Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 61 km
Cueva Negra Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 61 km
Duplijsa Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 61 km
Mauque Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 62 km
Jaroma Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 63 km
Cutijmaya Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 64 km
Chuallani Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 64 km
Añaguani Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 65 km
Payacollo Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 65 km
Isluga Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 66 km
Tacupa Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 66 km
Arepunra Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 66 km
Chaiviri Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 67 km
Toctosaya Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 67 km
Macaya Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 68 km
Ancuaque Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 68 km
Azufreras Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 68 km
Sitani Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 68 km
Taruguire Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 68 km
Iltapata Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 68 km
Caraguano Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 68 km
Alsore Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 69 km
Oficina Angela Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 69 km
Negreiros Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 70 km
Tiliviche Tarapaca Chile 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
Zapiga 1160 0 67 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Pisagua CLPIS Chile 99 km

More information

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