M 4.7 in Chile on 12 Jan 2017 19:23 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
Depth: km
Lat/Lon: -30.4 , -71.487
Event Date: 12 Jan 2017 19:23 UTC
Exposed Population: 610000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 13 Jan 2017 00:39 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3 (CHL)

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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),