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Chile : Earthquake : 2010/02/27
GLIDE: EQ-2010-000034-CHL  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2010/02/27
Name Earthquake
Outline A massive magnitude-8.8 earthquake struck south-central Chile at 3:34 a.m. (local time) on Saturday, 27 Feburaty 2010, killing at least 799 people, triggering a tsunami and rattling buildings in the capital Santiago.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others
OCHA ReliefWeb 2010/04/12
Dead: 486 persons
Missing: 79 persons
Loss of Infrastructure: US$20.9 billion
Loss of production: US$7.6 billion
Other costs: US$1.1 billion

OCHA ReliefWeb Situation Report 2010/03/03
Dead: 799 persons
Missing: 19 persons
Affected: Approx. 2 million persons

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