M 4.9 in Peru on 13 Feb 2019 17:03 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: 4.9M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -11.7671 , -75.5081
Event Date: 13 Feb 2019 17:03 UTC
Exposed Population: 1190000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000jh90
Inserted at: 13 Feb 2019 17:30 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Peru)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0.5 0.5
us2000jh90 Scaled population 6.31  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0.27  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1248714 0.5 13 Feb 2019 17:03 4.9M, 10km N/A 1.2 million 00:27 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* 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 Junin (population 1,218,600) . The nearest places are Huerta, Acolla, Molinos, Atahura, Paca, Muqui, Paccha, Parco, Pucucho, Pacapaccha, and Huyapacha.

Radius Population
100 km 1.1 million people
75 km 940000 people
50 km 700000 people
20 km 61000 people
10 km 32000 people
5 km 18000 people
2 km 13000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Junin Peru 1.2 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Huerta Junin Peru Village4 - 3 km
Acolla Junín Peru Village5 6700 people 5 km
Molinos Junín Peru Village5 - 8 km
Atahura Junín Peru Village5 - 9 km
Paca Junin Peru Village6 - 9 km
Muqui Junín Peru Village5 - 11 km
Paccha Junín Peru Village6 - 12 km
Parco Junín Peru Village5 - 16 km
Pucucho Junin Peru Village6 - 16 km
Pacapaccha Junín Peru Village5 - 16 km
Ipas Chico Junin Peru Village6 - 18 km
Lomo Largo Junín Peru Village5 - 19 km
Pomacancha Junín Peru Village6 - 19 km
Apata Junín Peru Village5 - 19 km
Sincos Junin Peru Village6 - 20 km
Quero Junín Peru Village6 - 21 km
Colpa Junín Peru Village6 - 24 km
Pachacayo Junin Peru Village6 - 25 km
Canchayllo Junín Peru Village5 - 25 km
Hacienda Consac Junín Peru Village6 - 26 km
Consac Junin Peru Village6 - 27 km
Santa Rosa Junín Peru Village5 - 27 km
Concepción Junín Peru Village5 10000 people 27 km
Usibamba Junin Peru Village6 - 29 km
Chacapalpa Junín Peru Village5 - 29 km
Oricran Junin Peru Village5 - 30 km
Sacsacancha Junin Peru Village6 - 30 km
Huachac Junin Peru Village6 - 32 km
San Jerónimo Junín Peru Village5 - 32 km
Copca Junín Peru Village5 - 32 km
Quero Junin Peru Village6 - 33 km
Julcatambo Junín Peru Village5 - 33 km
Cupapata Junin Peru Village6 - 35 km
Huanchal Junín Peru Village5 - 36 km
Huari Junín Peru Village5 - 36 km
San José de Quero Junín Peru Village5 - 37 km
Sicaya Junín Peru Village5 6700 people 38 km
Lucha Junin Peru Village6 - 38 km
Cochas Junin Peru Village6 - 39 km
Pozo Cancha Junín Peru Village5 - 39 km
Uchubamba Junin Peru Village6 - 39 km
Chilcapuquio Junín Peru Village6 - 40 km
Chupaca Junín Peru Village5 9800 people 41 km
Jarpa Junín Peru Village5 - 42 km
Tapo Junín Peru Village6 - 43 km
Negro Bueno Junín Peru Village6 - 43 km
Huaylascancha Junín Peru Village6 - 43 km
Comas Junín Peru Village5 - 44 km
Macará Junín Peru Village5 - 45 km
Tarma Junín Peru Village4 51000 people 45 km
Marainiyoc Junin Peru Village6 - 46 km
Huancayo Junín Peru City 370000 people 47 km
Suitocancha Junin Peru Village6 - 47 km
Singua Chico Junín Peru Village6 - 47 km
Huayhuay Junín Peru Village5 - 48 km
Monobamba Junín Peru Village5 - 48 km
Viena Junín Peru Village5 - 49 km
Yanacancha Junin Peru Village6 - 49 km
Acobamba Junín Peru Village5 - 50 km
Cochas Alto Junin Peru Village6 - 50 km
Hacienda Acopalca Junín Peru Village6 - 50 km
Chamay Junín Peru Village6 - 51 km
Viscas Junin Peru Village6 - 51 km
Huasahuasi Junín Peru Village5 5100 people 51 km
Singua Junín Peru Village6 - 52 km
Huayucachi Junín Peru Village5 5700 people 52 km
Cachi Junín Peru Village5 - 52 km
Carhuamachay Lima Peru Village5 - 52 km
Santa Fe Junin Peru Village6 - 53 km
Mucllo Junín Peru Village5 - 53 km
Huancaya Lima Peru Village6 - 53 km
Huamache Junin Peru Village6 - 54 km
La Oroya Junín Peru Village4 33000 people 54 km
Chaucha Junín Peru Village5 - 54 km
Chaucancha Huancavelica Peru Village6 - 55 km
Viques Junín Peru Village5 - 56 km
Empalma Junín Peru Village6 - 57 km
Tomás Lima Peru Village5 - 59 km
Mullucocha Lima Peru Village6 - 59 km
Vitis Lima Peru Village6 - 59 km
Canchapalca Junín Peru Village6 - 59 km
Chulec Junín Peru Village5 - 59 km
Pahual Junin Peru Village6 - 60 km
Pucará Junín Peru Village5 - 60 km
Palcamayo Junín Peru Village5 - 60 km
Marcavalle Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 60 km
Runatullo Junin Peru Village6 - 60 km
Chongos Alto Junín Peru Village5 - 61 km
Huacapistana Junín Peru Village5 - 61 km
Yupanca Lima Peru Village6 - 61 km
Tilacnioc Junín Peru Village5 - 62 km
La Solitaria Junín Peru Village6 - 62 km
San Cristóbal Junín Peru Village5 - 63 km
Ulpaypata Junín Peru Village6 - 63 km
Cullhuas Junín Peru Village5 - 64 km
Huasicancha Junín Peru Village5 - 65 km
Miraflores Lima Peru Village6 - 66 km
Quimpara Lima Peru Village5 - 66 km
Pariahuanca Junín Peru Village5 - 67 km
Victoria Junín Peru Village5 - 67 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
Jauja JAU 3322 Civ. Unpaved No 9800 3 km
Capitan Alvarino 792 Civ. Unpaved No 3200 73 km

Dams

Reservoir Dam Name River Year Distance
Yuracmayo Blanco 1995 71 km

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