M 6 in Chile on 03 Dec 2019 08:46 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 1195918
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 32.44 Km
Lat/Lon: -18.5597 , -70.6504
Event Date: 03 Dec 2019 08:46 UTC
03 Dec 2019 03:46 Local
Exposed Population: 510000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 04 Dec 2019 08:48 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.6 (Peru)
INFORM Coping capacity list: Peru= 4.6; Chile= 3


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70006fh7 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),