Central America Earthquake Reference Model
The high resolution KCC Central America Earthquake Reference Model captures the full range of potential future events that could impact the seismically active region comprising Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras, Belize, and Guatemala.
Central America Earthquake Snapshot
Most Central America earthquakes are generated via subduction along the Middle America Trench. The KCC Central America Earthquake Model includes subduction zone, crustal fault, and background seismic sources in its comprehensive event set of possible future events. The high-resolution intensity footprints represent realistic rupture scenarios based on the most current research.
Manage Your Earthquake Risk in Central America
KCC utilizes the best available data, science, and technology to create high resolution, accurate, and transparent global catastrophe models that allow you to make decisions with confidence.