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  
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Terremoto de 6.0 sacude a ChileWed, 04 Dec 2019 05:27:00 +0100.

Un terremoto de 6.0 grados de magnitud se registró la madrugada de este martes en el norte Chile, el segundo en menos de una hora, informó el Centro Sismológico Nacional (CSN). Según el organismo, el sismo que se produjo a las 5:46 hora loc
Sismo de 6.0 grados sacude el Norte Grande de ChileWed, 04 Dec 2019 04:44:00 +0100.

Un sismo de 6.0 grados de magnitud se registró el martes frente a la costa de Chile sin amenaza de tsunami, según las autoridades navales. El temblor se produjo en la madrugada en las regiones de Arica, Parinacota y Tarapacá, en la frontera

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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),