M 4.5 in Bolivia on 14 Feb 2019 09:54 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: 130.07 Km
Lat/Lon: -21.2046 , -68.3306
Event Date: 14 Feb 2019 09:54 UTC
Exposed Population: About 13000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000jhus
Inserted at: 14 Feb 2019 10:13 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 5.4 (Bolivia)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: Bolivia= 5.4; Chile= 3

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000jhus Scaled population 3.97  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.04  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1248794 0 14 Feb 2019 09:54 4.5M, 130.07km N/A 10 thousand 00:19 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 Chile , Region of Antofagasta (population 423,780) . The nearest places are Amincha, Buenaventura, Ollagüe, Cosca, Aucanquilcha, Puquios, La Carillana, Cenoicha, Yuma, Caracote, and Cutulcha.

Radius Population
100 km 13000 people
75 km 6500 people
50 km 2200 people
20 km <1000 people
10 km <1000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Antofagasta Chile 420000 people
Potosi Bolivia 810000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Amincha Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 1 km
Buenaventura Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 7 km
Ollagüe Antofagasta Chile Village5 - 8 km
Cosca Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 14 km
Aucanquilcha Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 14 km
Puquios Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 19 km
La Carillana Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 23 km
Cenoicha Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 26 km
Yuma Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 26 km
Caracote Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 27 km
Manuel Vilca Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 31 km
Laguani Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 31 km
Estancia Laguna Verde Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 32 km
Chela Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 32 km
Ujina Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 37 km
Tilla Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 38 km
Aguada de Poruncha Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 39 km
Chiguana Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 41 km
Pelcoya Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 42 km
Cuspe Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 43 km
Coripilla Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 44 km
Collaguasi Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 46 km
Lagunita Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 46 km
Piedra Grade Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 46 km
Coyumiche Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 47 km
Collahuasi Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 48 km
Pacu-Pacu Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 48 km
Casa de Piedra Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 49 km
Estancia Chituka Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 51 km
Chusquina Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 51 km
Aguada de Jaraloma Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 51 km
Ramaditas Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 52 km
Alojamiento Sallihuinca Tarapacá Chile Village6 - 53 km
Maicota Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 54 km
Saitoco Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 55 km
Chela Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 56 km
Estancia Tapis Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 56 km
Loma Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 56 km
Tapaquilcha Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 56 km
El Chocal Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 58 km
Aimani Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 58 km
Estancia Potrero Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 59 km
Lequena Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 60 km
Chilalo Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 61 km
Estancia Amor Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 61 km
Estancia Patana Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 61 km
Cuesta Apacheta Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 61 km
Quehuita Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 63 km
Agua Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 63 km
San Juan Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 64 km
Condoroma Antofagasta Chile Village6 - 65 km
Tolar Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 65 km
Bala Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 67 km
Caya Tarapaca Chile Village6 - 67 km
Estancia Villa Solito Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 67 km
Estancia Copacabana Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 68 km
Empexa Potosí Bolivia Village6 - 68 km
San Agustín Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 68 km
Cutulcha Potosi Bolivia Village6 - 68 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
Coposa 3788 0 62 km

More information

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