DATASET

Earthquake in Chile (2015-09-17)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2015-09-17 09:34:00
Event time (UTC): 2015-09-16 22:54:00
Event type: Earthquake

Activation reason:
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 products: 15
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 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.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2015): Earthquake in Chile (2015-09-17). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/9a642305-e7c3-4db3-9965-52ce28da7374

Keywords

Copernicus Chile Copernicus Emergency Management Service CEMS CHL EMSR137 Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Earthquake Emergency Emergency Management Mapping Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR137]: Earthquake in Chile (2015-09-17)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((-71.5551690513 -29.901486349,-71.2471685013 -29.901486349,-71.2471685013 -32.9447266338,-71.5551690513 -32.9447266338,-71.5551690513 -29.901486349))
GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2015-09-17
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR137 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/9a642305-e7c3-4db3-9965-52ce28da7374
Popularity