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M 5.3 in Indonesia on 12 Jun 2017 04:30 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact

Earthquake event

Population map close up
Population map close up. (Source: JRC)
  • Magnitude: 5.3 M
  • Depth: 53.51 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us20009lww
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 3.7256, 126.8116
  • Time (UTC): 12 Jun 2017 04:30:36
  • Time (ECT): 12 Jun 2017 06:30:36

Event time line

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IDAlertScore DateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm) Source
1170415 0.28

Calculation Episode detail

Reference Id Level Score Type Date Added Population
100km or MMI9-7    
20km or Max MMI    
Max Height(m)
Episode 1170415
1 realtime 2017-06-12 06:51:18 210 thousand 0
  Earthquake 188257
0.28 realtime 2017-06-12 06:51:18 210 thousand 30 thousand 0
12 Jun 2017 04:30 5.3M, 53.51km N/A 210 thousand 00:20 NEIC NEIC

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details


Population near epicenter
Radius Population
100 km 210000 people
75 km 180000 people
50 km 110000 people
20 km 34000 people
10 km 19000 people
5 km 11000 people
2 km 3800 people

The earthquake happened in Indonesia , Province of Sulawesi Utara (population 2,665,773) . The nearest places are Damau, Damar, Mangarang, Salebabu, Urung, Tule, Kolongana, Tarun, Tarohan, Pulutan, and Tabang.

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Sulawesi Utara Indonesia 2.6 million people

Affected Populated Places

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Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Damau Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 5 km
Damar Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 8 km
Mangarang Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 13 km
Salebabu Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 21 km
Urung Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 26 km
Tule Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 33 km
Kolongana Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 38 km
Tarun Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 40 km
Tarohan Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 47 km
Pulutan Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 47 km
Beo Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 56 km
Lobo Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 62 km
Tabang Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 62 km

Critical infrastructure

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

Major ports
Name LOCODE Country Distance
Lirung Indonesia 26 km
Beo Indonesia 56 km

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