• Earthquake of 6 8 magnitude rocks northern Chile minor

    2020 6 4 Earthquake Earthquake of 6 8 magnitude rocks northern Chile minor damage no casualties In Chile a South American nation often rocked by tremors mine facilities and other infrastructure are built to withstand extraordinarily large quakes

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  • 1 July 2005 INTERNATIONAL COPPER MARKET

    2005 7 5 GOBIERNO DE CHILE COMISIÓN CHILENA DEL COBRE Press Release Chilean Copper Commission 1 July 2005 INTERNATIONAL COPPER MARKET Week from 27 June to 1 July 2005 Copper price closed today in the London Metal Exchange LME falling by 4 3 with respect to last Friday and valued at USD 159 234 cents per pound ¢/lb

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  • Chile rocked by 8 2 magnitude earthquake

    2014 4 2 Chile rocked by 8 2 magnitude earthquake 21 06 Apr 02 2014 1 of 19 REUTERS/Ivan Mining in the world s No 1 copper producer did not appear significantly interrupted but

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  • Chile earthquakes and instability threaten world s copper

    2014 6 23 Chile earthquakes and instability threaten world s copper king 23 Jun 2014 The massive earthquake which struck Chile in early April this year miraculously left the country s copper operations unscathed Copper prices rose markedly however as investors waited to see what the fallout could be for the world s biggest producer

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  • Chile earthquake lights fire under copper price

    2017 10 5 Last month copper touched a three year high just shy of 3 18 a pound more than 7 000 a tonne and year to date gains are in excess of 20 Chile

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  • Santiago Metro withstands massive earthquake

    For Chile s enormous mining industry several major tunnelling projects are advancing High in the Andes at nearly 4 000m elevation Seli operating a 4 5m diameter double shield TBM as a subcontractor to the Dragados Besalco Consortium to excavate an 8km long inspection tunnel for the El Soldado copper mining company

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  • Peru Chile Subduction Zone Earthquakes Tectonics

    Subduction zone megathrust earthquakes the most powerful earthquakes in the world can produce tsunamis through a variety of structures that are missed by simple models including fault boundary rupture deformation of overlying plate splay faults and landslides Learn how Chile s tectonic setting and megathrust earthquake 2010 is similar

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  • Tailings Ponds Pose a Threat to Chilean Communities

    2015 4 21 Tailings Ponds Pose a Threat to Chilean Communities By Marianela Jarroud The Ojancos tailings dam abandoned by the Sali Hochschild mining company which spilled toxic waste after the late March thunderstorm that caused flooding in northern Chile The waste reached the Copiapó river and the water supply on the outskirts of the city of Copiapó

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  • High waves blackouts highway damage follow 8 2 Chile

    2014 4 2 High waves blackouts highway damage follow 8 2 Chile earthquake a major port city of about 182 000 people at the edge of Chile s copper mining Atacama desert region

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  • In the copper industry an example happened when an

    In the copper industry an example happened when an earthquake hit Chile from ECON 500 at International American University

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  • Huge quake rocks Chile s copper mining region

    2014 4 3 The major earthquake of magnitude 8 2 struck Tuesday night off the coast of northern Chile killing six people and triggering a tsunami that pounded the shore with 6 foot waves Officials said the

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  • Antofagasta closes mines following Chile earthquake

    2015 9 17 Antofagasta closes mines following Chile earthquake Copper mines escaped damage as workers were evacuated following the 8 3 magnitude earthquake Operations were suspended at two major copper

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  • Chile declares disaster in quake hit regions

    2014 4 2 Chile declares two northern regions hit by a 8 2 magnitude earthquake to be disaster areas with at least six people left dead

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  • 8 2 quake kills 6 in Chile

    2014 4 2 A military vehicle patrols after an earthquake in Iquique Chile Tuesday April 1 2014 A powerful magnitude 8 2 earthquake struck off Chile s northern coast Tuesday night

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  • As the Rescue of the Chilean Miners Shows this South

    2010 10 18 The efficient well managed rescue of the 33 Chilean miners was an affecting spectacle for the world It also should remind us that Chile is a well run country and that in

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  • How much will the Chile quake cost

    2014 4 2 Hundreds of earthquakes have occurred along Chile s northern coast in the past two weeks A 6 7 magnitude quake hit on March 16 causing the brief evacuation of 100 000 people from low lying areas Copper jumps Copper prices rallied to a three week high on Wednesday in a knee jerk reaction to the quake in Chile

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  • Copper pares rise as Chilean mining relatively unscathed

    2010 3 1 Copper futures back off a bit after climbing the most in nearly a year in response to a major earthquake in Chile that shut down some mine operations in the

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  • Today s Earthquakes in Oregon United States

    Oregon United States has had M1 5 or greater 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 5 earthquakes in the past 7 days 25 earthquakes in the past 30 days 308 earthquakes in the past 365 days

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  • Chile s Post Earthquake Economic Strength

    2010 3 4 The halt in production was a result of power outages caused by the earthquake rather than physical damage to mining sites Chile s copper mines are located mostly in the northern part of the

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  • Mining Scams

    2021 11 3 Money can be made in mining but we have a responsibility to urge the public to exercise prudence in its investment Too many people have lost their hard earned savings on an ill advised mineral scheme Archives are full of outrageous examples of mining scams and swindles in which the only beneficiary was a glib entrepreneur with unbounded optimism

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  • Magnitude 6 8 earthquake hits northern Chile copper

    2020 6 3 A magnitude 6 8 earthquake struck in the mine heavy northern Chile early on Wednesday monitoring groups confirmed though mining companies told Reuters their operations were not impacted

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  • Chile earthquake 7 1 tremor strikes off coast near

    2017 4 25 A strong earthquake has struck off the west coast of Chile near the capital Santiago The US Geological Survey initially said it was a magnitude of 6 7 before upgrading it to 7 1 which is

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  • Chilean Earthquake Shows Supply Disruptions Remain Key

    2010 3 1 Despite Chile s massive 8 8 magnitude earthquake on Saturday copper markets will likely face only temporary price hikes in the worst case scenario

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  • In Foothills of Chilean Andes a Mining Dam Set Off a

    2021 8 30 In Foothills of Chilean Andes a Mining Dam Set Off a Years Long Battle With Residents Read a Spanish version of this report by clicking here Alvaro Badillo can still remember the sound of the Pupio creek As a child growing up in a mud brick home in the rural Chilean village of

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  • Chile s mining waste poses silent threat to humans on

    2019 7 25 Chile s mining waste poses silent threat to humans on multiple fronts From the sky the glistening emerald ponds of northern Chile are almost beautiful but closer to the ground they harbor an

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  • Big Earthquake Looms for Chile

    2014 8 14 On April 1 a magnitude 8 2 earthquake struck about 58 miles 94 kilometers northwest of Iquique in northern Chile a major port city and hub for Chile s copper mining industry

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  • Earthquake of magnitude 6 5 strikes northern Chile

    2020 9 11 Chile is the world`s largest copper producer and most of its large operations are in Antofagasta region about 88 km 54 miles north northeast of the quake`s epicenter according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre EMSC Mine facilities and other infrastructure in Chile are built to withstand large quakes

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  • Chile s quake perceptions cloud reality

    Amid reports of looting chaos and soaring copper prices perceptions are already magnifying the reality of the fall out from Chile s massive earthquake Devastating as it was with the death

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  • Chile s Wine Industry Estimates 250 Million Loss

    2010 3 3 Despite strong aftershocks that continued to rumble Wednesday in devastated areas of Chile following Saturday s massive 8 8 earthquake the wine industry is beginning to get a clearer picture of its situation We are estimating a loss of 125 million liters of wine about 14 million cases with a value of approximately 250 million said René Merino president of Wines of Chile who met

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  • CH 302 13 Answer Key More Advanced Electrochemistry

    2011 4 4 CH 302 13 Answer Key More Advanced Electrochemistry Problems 1 a Calculate the mass of copper metal produced at the cathode during the passage of 2 50 amps of current through a solution of copper II sulfate for 50 0 minutes Cu2 2e → Cu reduction/cathode 1 mol 2 6 02 x 1023 e 1 mol 63 5 g 2 9 65 x 104C 63 5g 50 0 min x 60s/1 min x 2 50C/s = 7 50 x 103C

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  • Continuing megathrust earthquake potential in Chile after

    2014 8 13 On 1 April 2014 a M 8 2 earthquake ruptured a portion of the subduction zone in northern Chile offshore of the city of Iquique a major port and hub for the country s copper mining industry

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  • Massive 8 2 earthquake off Chile coast sparks tsunami

    2014 4 2 Massive 8 2 earthquake off Chile coast sparks tsunami toll mounts to 5Updates Five killed in 8 2 magnitude quake in ChileFive people have been killed in a massive earthquake measuring 8 2 on the Richter Scale that hit off Chile s northern coast

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  • Mining In Chile

    Mining In ChileThe Pros And Cons On 13th October 2010 the last of 33 miners trapped by an accident at the San Jose copper gold mine near Copiapo Chile was winched to safety He had been at a depth of 2 300 feet below ground level He had spent 69 days trapped underground with his companions after a shaft collapsed at the notoriously

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  • Massive deadly earthquake in Chile was not the big one

    2014 4 2 IQUIQUE ChileThe deadly 8 2 magnitude earthquake in Chile on Tuesday evening was so strong that the shaking experienced in Bolivia s capital about 290 miles away was the equivalent of a

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  • Continuing megathrust earthquake potential in Chile after

    2014 8 13 On 1 April 2014 a M 8 2 earthquake ruptured a portion of the subduction zone in northern Chile offshore of the city of Iquique a major port and hub for the country s copper mining industry

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  • Codelco Antofagasta halt operations after Chile earthquake

    2015 9 17 Chile the world s top copper producer is one of the most earthquake prone nations in the world It was hit by an 8 8 magnitude quake in 2010 and in 1960 recorded the largest ever on Earth

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  • Chile declares disaster in quake hit regions

    2014 4 2 Chile has declared two northern regions hit by a magnitude 8 2 earthquake to be disaster areas At least six people are known to have died and tens of

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  • Focus on Chile and Copper ETFs Following Earthquake

    2010 3 1 Chile is one of the world s largest producers of copper and prices of the widely used metal soared in electronic trade screening on Sunday night Analysts noted that the impact on copper

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  • Chile regrets panic triggered by mistaken tsunami warning

    2021 1 24 Authorities in Chile said on Saturday they regretted spreading panic with a mistaken tsunami warning calling for people to get out of coastal areas following an earthquake in Antarctica The

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  • WORLD NEWS BRIEFS Strong Quake Kills 2 In Northern

    1995 7 31 The strongest earthquake in a decade in Chile struck the northern copper mining region today killing three people and injuring at least 20 The earthquake which registered 7 8 on the Richter

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