Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2014/04/01 23:46:46.0
Region: NEAR COAST OF NORTHERN CHILE
Latitude: -19.6416 S
Longitude: -70.8171 W
Magnitude: 8.2
Depth: 20.1 km
Source: USGS/GFZ
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 400/4000
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/600
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: SECOND MESSAGE FOR THIS EARTHQUAKE: If we estimate losses using the revised epicenter of GFZ and a relatively short rupture length, assuming that the M is not larger than estimated, then casualties are fewer.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
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XI
XII
DISCLAIMER: Our calculations consider the effects of building damage due to strong shaking, only. The damage due to tsunami, landslides, fires, etc. is not included. There is no guarantee that this loss estimate is correct. WAPMERR is not responsible for any problems resulting from the use of the information presented in this email and on WAPMERR's website. Contact: Max Wyss, wapmerr@maxwyss.com, tel. +41 (0)79 749 4894.
Attachment: Summary_2Apr2014revised.xls