Data compilation for Chile Earthquake and Tsunami


Tue, 01/04/2014


An earthquake of the magnitude 8.2 occured off the northern coast of Chile on 01 April 2014 followed by a 2.1 m tsunami wave. Areas along the Northern coast were affected including the cities of Pisagua, Patache and Iquique. Two more earthquakes followed on 3 April (7.2M and 4.6M). (Read more: related news)

Several providers and organisations have captured the tsunami and its effects using space-based and in-situ information. We have compiled the links in a Google docs spreadsheet.

If you are aware of additional sources and links, please add them here.

Further information

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System (GDACS) =>

Compilation of information by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre =>

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program =>

ReliefWeb situation reports =>

Social Media

Follow these people to receive updates on maps, availability of satellite imagery, etc.

International Charter Space & Major Disasters => @disasterschart

Digital Globe => @digitalglobe

National Emergency Office of Ministry of the Interior and Public Security (ONEMI) => @onemichile

Related information

What is the International Charter Space & Major Disasters? =>

Argentinian National Space Activities Commission (CONAE) =>

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