Data compilation for Chile Earthquake and Tsunami

Region: 

Chile
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) => http://www.gdacs.org/resources.aspx?eventid=1028886&episodeid=1045693&ev...

Compilation of information by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre => http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/226/M8-2-OFFSHORE-TARAPACA-CHILE-on-...

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program => http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000nzvd#summary

ReliefWeb situation reports => http://reliefweb.int/country/chl

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? => http://www.un-spider.org/space-application/emergency-mechanisms/internat...

Argentinian National Space Activities Commission (CONAE) => http://www.un-spider.org/network/regional-support-offices/argentina-regi...

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