M 4.5 in Chile on 16 Feb 2017 19:39 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 18.93 Km
Lat/Lon: -35.8204 , -73.8069
Event Date: 16 Feb 2017 19:39 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 17 Feb 2017 00:03 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3 (CHL)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 256 | About casualties: 5 | Last hour: 0

'Messengers of the sea god' fish wash ashore in Philippines speaking f ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:08:00 +0100.

Three fish considered 'messengers of the sea' have washed ashore in the Philippines, speaking fears an earthquake may be about to hit. The bizarre-looking oarfish were all found dead along the country's coasts despite usually lying between
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'Messengers of the sea god' fish wash ashore in Philippines sparking f ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:29:00 +0100.

Three fish considered 'messengers of the sea' have washed ashore in the Philippines, sparking fears an earthquake may be about to hit. The bizarre-looking oarfish were all found dead along the country's coasts despite usually lying between
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Terremoto, evoluzione e inefficienza: da Lisbona ad Amatrice, di cos’a ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:19:00 +0100.

Terremoto Antonella Petris ed evoluzione. Terremoto e costruzione. Temi attuali, soprattutto da quando, il 24 Agosto 2016, il Centro Italia è stato colpito da una forte scossa che ha innescato una sequenza sismica senza precedenti e che anc
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Erap wants Manila hospitals ready for the ‘Big One’
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:02:00 +0100.

Amid experts’ renewed appeal to the public to prepare for the “Big One,” a magnitude 7.2 earthquake to be generated by the West Valley Fault, Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada yesterday directed local public hospital administrators to ensu
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),