M 4.9 in Indonesia on 14 Feb 2019 03:42 UTC
EQ parameters
Shakemap
Tsunami

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: 4.9M
Depth: 45.26 Km
Lat/Lon: 2.2956 , 128.7584
Event Date: 14 Feb 2019 03:42 UTC
Exposed Population: 120000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000jhqm
Inserted at: 14 Feb 2019 03:58 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.8 (Indonesia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000jhqm Scaled population 5.43  
  C1 earthquake 1.54  
  C2 earthquake -0.64  
  Country Vulnerability 0.09  
  INFORM_normalised 0.96  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1248768 0 14 Feb 2019 03:42 4.9M, 45.26km N/A 120 thousand 00:15 NEIC
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Indonesia , Province of Maluku (population 1,991,398) . The nearest places are Berebere, Misio, Busobuso, Kurago, Godji, Tawakale, Pangeo, Baru, Sopi, Itji Sopi, and Aru.

Radius Population
100 km 120000 people
75 km 100000 people
50 km 54000 people
20 km 16000 people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia 1.9 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Berebere Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 15 km
Misio Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 16 km
Busobuso Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 24 km
Kurago Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 28 km
Godji Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 32 km
Tawakale Maluku Utara Indonesia Village6 - 33 km
Pangeo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 34 km
Baru Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 39 km
Sopi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 40 km
Itji Sopi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 45 km
Hapo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 46 km
Sabatai Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Libano Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 49 km
Tjiu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Daruba Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 53 km
Gotalalamo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 57 km
Wayabula Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 59 km
Pilowo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 60 km
Pandanga Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 62 km
Wajabula Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 62 km
Posiposi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 65 km
Tiapali Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 67 km
Aru Maluku Utara 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
Morotai Island OTI unknown 0 38 km
Pitu 15 Civ. Paved No 9500 56 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Wayabula Indonesia 62 km

More information

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