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M 6.3 in Chile on 10 Oct 2017 06:32 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact
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Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 6.3 M
  • Depth: 82.43 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us2000b3dm
  • Location (latitude/longitude): -18.5212, -69.6411
  • Time (UTC): 10 Oct 2017 06:32:20
  • Time (ECT): 10 Oct 2017 08:32:20
  • INFORM Coping capacity: 5.4 (BOL)

Event time line

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AlertShake
ID
ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1183462 -18.521200/-69.641100 6.3 82.43 5.02 10 Oct 2017 06:32 10 Oct 2017 07:04 00:32
2 0.01 1183462 -18.521200/-69.641100 6.3 82.43 5.05 10 Oct 2017 06:32 10 Oct 2017 08:55 02:23 (upd of #1)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Chile ,of Tarapaca (population 350,373) .

The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Population

Population in major intensity
Intensity Population
<1000 people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Tarapaca Chile <1000 people
Tarapaca Chile 500000 people
Tacna Peru 290000 people
Oruro Bolivia 44000 people
La Paz Bolivia 69000 people
Puno Peru 11000 people
Potosi Bolivia <1000 people
Tarapaca Chile 24000 people
Tacna Peru 19000 people
Oruro Bolivia 480000 people
La Paz Bolivia 2.3 million people
Puno Peru 870000 people
Potosi Bolivia 140000 people
Moquegua Peru 160000 people
Arequipa Peru 1 million people
Antofagasta Chile 2200 people
Cochabamba Bolivia 540000 people

Affected cities (first 100 records)

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Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Umagata Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 16 km
Pampa Ossa Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 35 km
Central Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 36 km
Amazac Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 36 km
Putre Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 37 km
Poconchile Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 45 km
Esquiña Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 48 km
Azapa Chico Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 57 km
Alcérreca Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 59 km
Camarones Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 59 km
Chaca Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 62 km
Miñita Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 63 km
Arica Tarapacá Chile City 180000 people 72 km
Caranguillas Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 74 km
Jaucoagua Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 76 km
Cotasi Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 82 km
Villa Industrial Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 82 km
Sajma Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 83 km
Minimine Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 84 km
Palca Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 85 km
Tacna Tacna Peru City 270000 people 85 km
Molles Tacna Peru Village5 - 88 km
Pachía Tacna Peru Village5 - 88 km
Aguas Calientes Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 89 km
China Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 90 km
Cuya Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 90 km
Sacabaya Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 91 km
Río Blanco La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 92 km
Guallanca Llani Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 93 km
Tomarapi Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 99 km
Cruz de Quimpasa Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 99 km
Turiza Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 102 km
Mecombeoni Tacna Peru Village5 - 104 km
Ancomarca Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 105 km
Charaña La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 105 km
Cosapa Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 106 km
Estancia Agua Rica Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 112 km
Acanea Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 113 km
Estique Tacna Peru Village4 - 115 km
Quiuña Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 118 km
Kente Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 118 km
Tomasiri Tacna Peru Village5 - 119 km
Sama Grande Tacna Peru Village5 - 120 km
Yalata Tacna Peru Village5 - 121 km
Chiapa Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 121 km
General Pérez La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 122 km
Cruz de Huayllas Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 128 km
Zapiga Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 128 km
Pisagua Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 134 km
Pampa Collota Tacna Peru Village5 - 135 km
Pisiga Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 136 km
Oficina Angela Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 136 km
Pachachavi Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 141 km
Estancia Aulamaya Laucapata Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 142 km
Sabaya Oruro Bolivia Village4 - 145 km
Ancuaque Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 148 km
Huachacalla Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 148 km
Estancia Yauri Chambi Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 149 km
Rosario La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 150 km
Negreiros Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 150 km
Curahuara de Carangas Oruro Bolivia Village4 - 150 km
Sagollo Tacna Peru Village5 - 153 km
Estancia Wichu Sirca Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 157 km
Romero Pampa Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 157 km
Camiara Tacna Peru Village5 - 157 km
Turco Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 158 km
Achiri La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 160 km
Escara Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 160 km
Huara Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 164 km
Ulloma La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 166 km
Santiago de Machaca La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 168 km
Estancia Cruz de Pilla Pinani Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 169 km
Chijlla Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 173 km
Chipaya Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 173 km
Estancia Huay lluma Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 173 km
Calacoto La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 174 km
San Antonio de Norcala Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 177 km
Mamiña Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 178 km
Callapa La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 178 km
Opoqueri Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 183 km
Estancia Peña Peñani Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 186 km
Estancia Chosco Acero de Valencia Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 187 km
Humberstone Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 187 km
San José de Cala Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 188 km
Pozo Almonte Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 193 km
Iquique Tarapacá Chile Major city 220000 people 196 km
Papel Pampa La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 212 km
Challa Khota Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 214 km
Sitajana Tacna Peru Village5 - 137 km
Morro de Sama Tacna Peru Village5 - 143 km
Putina Tacna Peru Village5 - 146 km
Oconchay Tacna Peru Village5 - 150 km
Huanara Tacna Peru Village5 - 151 km
Laonsana Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 151 km
Marcamarca Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 152 km
Llabaya Tacna Peru Village5 - 152 km
Locumba Tacna Peru Village5 - 155 km
Tarapacá Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 156 km
Charipujio Tacna Peru Village5 - 157 km
Coscaya Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 157 km
Estancia Huaylla Pucara Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 170 km
Minas de Toquepala Tacna Peru Village4 - 174 km
Totora Oruro Bolivia Village4 - 177 km
Chacoma Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 180 km
Pizacoma Puno Peru Village5 - 181 km
San Andrés La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 187 km
Choquecota Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 191 km
Estancia Condoriri Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 191 km
Corocoro La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 195 km
Villa Esperanza Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 196 km
Mazo Cruz Puno Peru Village5 - 197 km
Arundaya Moquegua Peru Village5 - 198 km
Caquiaviri La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 199 km
Nazacara La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 199 km
Estancia Ancaravi Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 200 km
Moquegua Moquegua Peru Village4 54000 people 201 km
Huayllamarca Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 201 km
Ilo Moquegua Peru Village4 53000 people 204 km
Torata Moquegua Peru Village5 6900 people 204 km
Calera Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 205 km
Chilahuala La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 208 km
Corque Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 208 km
Estancia Icharaqui Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 212 km
Huacullani Puno Peru Village5 - 212 km
Palaya Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 213 km
Umala La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 213 km
Culluri Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 214 km
Belén de Andamarca Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 214 km
Caguane Chico Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 214 km
Jesús de Machaca La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 215 km
Huailloco Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 215 km
Pica Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 219 km
Platanal Moquegua Peru Village5 - 220 km
Estancia Chullunquiani Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 220 km
Iñexa Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 221 km
Estancia Rosa Pata Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 222 km
Matilla Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 222 km
Challavito Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 223 km
Desaguadero La Paz Bolivia Village5 5200 people 226 km
Ardamarca Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 227 km
Guaqui La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 229 km
Pintados Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 231 km
Patacamaya La Paz Bolivia Village4 12000 people 231 km
Zepita Puno Peru Village5 - 231 km
Puauiro de Nunez Tarapaca Chile Village5 - 232 km
Ayo Ayo La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 235 km
Machacamarca La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 237 km
Yerba Buena Moquegua Peru Village5 - 237 km
Toledo Oruro Bolivia Village4 - 239 km
Sicasica La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 240 km
Tiwanacu La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 241 km
Calamarca La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 241 km
Chara Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 241 km
La Joya Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 242 km
Estancia Finaya La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 242 km
Taraco La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 243 km
Napa Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 247 km
Eucaliptus Oruro Bolivia Village4 2300 people 248 km
Omate Moquegua Peru Village5 - 248 km
Villa Remedios La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 248 km
Burguillos Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 250 km
Viacha La Paz Bolivia City - 251 km
Saphaqui La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 254 km
Pachas Moquegua Peru Village5 - 254 km
Buenaventura Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 255 km
Orinoca Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 256 km
Laja La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 257 km
Caracato La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 257 km
Cruce Ayzakkollo La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 258 km
Yunguyo Puno Peru Village5 - 259 km
Panduro La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 259 km
Challacollo Oruro Bolivia Village4 - 259 km
Aygachi La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 261 km
Ayque Potosí Bolivia Village5 - 263 km
Tambo Tambillo Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 263 km
Vila Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 264 km
Pucarani La Paz Bolivia Village5 - 265 km
Luribay La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 265 km
Achocalla La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 267 km
Challhua Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 267 km
Copacabana La Paz Bolivia Village4 4400 people 267 km
Pallini Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 268 km
El Choro Oruro Bolivia Village5 - 268 km
Mecapaca La Paz Bolivia Village4 - 268 km
Ilave Puno Peru Village5 15000 people 269 km
Puquina Moquegua Peru Village5 - 270 km
El Toro Arequipa Peru Village5 - 271 km
Guatacondo Tarapacá Chile Village5 - 271 km

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Chacalluta ARI 55 Civ. Paved Yes 7100
Cor Fap Carlos C Santa Rosa TCQ 468 Civ. Paved Yes 8200
Charana 4060 Civ. Unpaved No 6500
Zapiga 1160 0
Los Condores 520 0
Canchones West 914 0
Ilo ILQ 9 Civ. Paved Yes 8200
Cesar Torque Podesta 1366 Civ. Unpaved No 5900
Diego Aracena International IQQ 48 Civ. Paved Yes 10900
Oficina Victoria 1000 0
Laja 3690 Civ. Unpaved No 4900
Copacabana 3838 Civ. Unpaved No 5400
Coposa 3788 0
J F Kennedy International LPB 4058 Civ. Paved Yes 13100
Juan Mendoza ORU 3701 Civ. Unpaved No 7700
Mollendo 3 Civ. Unpaved No 4900
Ventilla 4000 Civ. Unpaved No 7500
Mariano Melgar 1250 0
Rodriguez Ballon AQP 2562 Civ. Paved Yes 9700
Vitor 1542 0
Santa Rita de Siguas 1280 Civ. Unpaved No 4200
Juliaca JUL 3824 Civ. Paved Yes 13700
Campamento Siguas Majes 1440 Civ. Unpaved No 5900
Jorge Wilsterman CBB 2548 Civ. Paved Yes 12400

Major ports
Name LOCODE Country
Arica CLARI Chile
Pisagua CLPIS Chile
Iquique CLIQQ Chile
Ilo PEILQ Peru
Patillos Cove CLPTI Chile
Mollendo PEMLQ Peru
Matarani PEMRI Peru


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