Earthquake Loss Estimate
The following Earthquake has been Reported:
Origin Time: 2014/08/24 23:21:38.0
Region: CENTRAL PERU
Latitude: -14.46 S
Longitude: -73.33 W
Magnitude: 7
Depth: 10 km
Source: GFZ/USGS
ESTIMATE OF HUMAN LOSSES
Injured Exp. min/max: 0/200
Fatalities Exp. min/max: 0/0
ALERT LEVEL
MAP OF MEAN DAMAGE BY SETTLEMENT
LEGEND
REMARKS: The depth is critical: If the earthquake was not as deep as estimated by the USGS and EMSC, then it could be a bad case, but its position suggests the depth is at least 60 km. Only small villages in the epicentral area.
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ESTIMATED EXPOSURE
IntensityPopulation
V383770
VI95000
VII
VIII
IX
X
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_25Aug2014.xls