M 5.6 in Chile on 07 Sep 2020 17:40 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -24.488 , -112.013
Event Date: 07 Sep 2020 17:40 UTC
07 Sep 2020 10:40 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us7000bjci
Inserted at: 08 Sep 2020 17:43 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (Chile)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000bjci Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1330764 0 07 Sep 2020 17:40 5.5M, 10km N/A No people affected 00:21 NEIC
1330768 0 07 Sep 2020 17:40 5.6M, 10km N/A No people affected 1d 00:03 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in unknowed a zone. The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1330764 -24.471/-112.006 5.5 10.0 None 07 Sep 2020 18:03 00:22 (new episode)
2 0 1330768 -24.488/-112.013 5.6 10.0 None 07 Sep 2020 18:13 00:33 (new episode)
3 0 1330768 -24.488/-112.013 5.6 10.0 None 07 Sep 2020 19:44 02:03 (upd of #2)
4 0 1330768 -24.478/-112.003 5.6 10.0 None 08 Sep 2020 17:34 23:54 (upd of #3)
5 0 1330768 -24.478/-112.003 5.6 10.0 None 08 Sep 2020 17:43 1d 00:03 (upd of #4)

Affected Provinces



Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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