Activation time (UTC): 2015-09-17 09:34:00 Event time (UTC): 2015-09-16 17:54:00 Event type: Earthquake
Eight people have been killed and 1 million evacuated from their homes after a magnitude 8.3 earthquake struck just off the coast of Chile, sending powerful waves flooding into its coastal cities.
Reference maps produced: 15 Delineation maps produced: 0 Grading maps produced: 15
Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.
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- Brazil, Argentina, Chile
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC)