M 5.8 in Chile on 14 Feb 2024 01:31 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 1415271
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 28 Km
Lat/Lon: -28.8932 , -71.4202
Event Date: 14 Feb 2024 01:31 UTC
13 Feb 2024 22:31 Local
Exposed Population: 3 thousand in MMI VI
Inserted at: 15 Feb 2024 23:58 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
3 (Chile)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000lz23 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 46 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

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Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - Antofagasta, Chile, on Friday, Feb 16, ... 2024-02-16T20:22+0100.

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Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - Tarapaca, Chile, on Friday, Feb 16, 2024, a ... 2024-02-16T15:57+0100.

Nearby places The closest larger town where the quake might have been felt is Pica, a town with 9,300 inhabitants in Chile , in 28 km (17 mi) distance west of the epicenter. People likely experienced very weak shaking there. The following t
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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 (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),