M 4.6 in Chile on 13 Apr 2015 03:00 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1051926
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 33.37 Km
Lat/Lon: -40.115 , -73.7182
Event Date: 13 Apr 2015 03:00 UTC
Exposed Population: 560087 people within 100km
Inserted at: 13 Apr 2015 03:29 UTC


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Latest media headlines

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British government in 'spending frenzy' on international aid as it see ... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:54:00 +0200.

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Reaparece en EEUU barco “con pasajeros” arrastrado por tsunami de Japó ... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:50:00 +0200.

Publicado por Scarlet Stuardo Un terremoto de magnitud 9.0 en la escala de Richter afectó a Japón en el 2011. Este sismo trajo junto a él un enorme tsunami de 10 metros de altura que arrasó con todo lo que encontró en la costa del país. Ent
Alerte tsunami : la Corse a craint le pireFri, 17 Apr 2015 01:48:00 +0200.

Plus de peur que de mal, c'est le moins que l'on puisse dire, mais sale soirée quand même pour les bastiais et autres riverains des communes voisines. A l'origine de cette situation, une alerte tsunami sur la côte Est de l'ile. Alerte faisa

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (33), (2), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),