M 4.6 in Indonesia on 17 Feb 2017 05:04 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 45.34 Km
Lat/Lon: 4.5797 , 96.5593
Event Date: 17 Feb 2017 05:04 UTC
Exposed Population: 1900000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us20008ke5
Inserted at: 17 Feb 2017 07:03 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.8 (IDN)

Gdacs Score

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm)Source
1157731 0.06 17 Feb 2017 05:04 4.6M, 45.34km N/A 1.9 million 01:58 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Indonesia , Special Region of Aceh (population 4,307,539) . The nearest places are Beutong, Brawanggadjah, Pepajoengeun, Reuenigeuet, Pamene, Semelet, Lampahan, User, Takengon, Madreng, and Sukaramai.

Radius Population
100 km 1.9 million people
75 km 1 million people
50 km 230000 people
20 km 9800 people
10 km <1000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Aceh Indonesia 4.3 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Beutong Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 14 km
Brawanggadjah Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 18 km
Pepajoengeun Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 19 km
Reuenigeuet Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 23 km
Pamene Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 23 km
Semelet Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 24 km
Lampahan Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 30 km
User Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 31 km
Takengon Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 32 km
Madreng Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 36 km
Tingkeum Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 37 km
Isak Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 39 km
Keude Seumot Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 40 km
Lamkeumala Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 40 km
Blangrakal Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 40 km
Oeteuenpoelo Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 44 km
Djambo Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 44 km
Binbang Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Tutut Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Tandjung Meulaboh Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 49 km
Diambo Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 49 km
Cemparan Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 49 km
Kulu Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 50 km
Lenang Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 51 km
Lhok Kuala Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 55 km
Sipot Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 59 km
Bleue Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 59 km
Aluebata Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 59 km
Peureumeue Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 59 km
Kuala Bhee Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 60 km
Carak Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 61 km
Koeala Asan Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 64 km
Owaq Aceh Indonesia Village4 - 65 km
Meuneumbo Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 65 km
Bivak Roeser Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 66 km
Jeunieb Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 66 km
Pangdili Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 66 km
Perlak Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 66 km
Aneegeutah Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 68 km
Lame Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 68 km
Djamboer Isö Isö Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 69 km
Meulaboh Aceh Indonesia Village5 34000 people 69 km
Sarah-radja Aceh Indonesia Village6 - 69 km
Sukaramai Aceh Indonesia Village5 - 70 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Padang Panjang 3 0 68 km
Malikus Saleh 26 0 84 km
Lhok Sukon LSX 8 0 94 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Meulaboh IDMEQ Indonesia 68 km
Samalanga Indonesia 74 km
Kuala Njong Indonesia 90 km
Lhokseumawe Indonesia 91 km
Susoh IDSUS Indonesia 97 km

More information

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