M 4.7 in Chile on 04 May 2021 15:18 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 1267471
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -33.9029 , -72.3927
Event Date: 04 May 2021 15:18 UTC
04 May 2021 10:18 Local
Exposed Population:
220000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 04 May 2021 15:53 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3 (Chile)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000e00q Scaled population (vector) 4.55  
  C1 earthquake 1.44  
  C2 earthquake -1.48  
  Country Vulnerability -0.64  
  INFORM_normalised 0.75  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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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: EC-JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),