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M 5.5 in Chile on 12 Jul 2017 09:08 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 12 Jul 2017 09:08 UTC
  • Exposed Population: About 47974 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 12 Jul 2017 09:27 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: us1000991f (neicid)

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Sismo de 7.1 grados en Chile dejó 14 heridos y 25 mil evacuados
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 02:20:00 +0200   elnuevodia (es)

El movimiento telúrico dejó un saldo total de 11 lesionados en la Región del Maule, dos en la Región Metropolitana y uno en el Biobío, confirmó en un último balance el jefe nacional de la Oficina Nacional de Emergencias (ONEMI), Miguel Ortiz. "Es una réplica tardía del terremoto del 27 de febrero (de magnitud 8.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (64), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (6), INFORM (2),

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