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Mw 6.4 Earthquake, Orange alert in Indonesia on 13 Aug 2017 03:08 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact

Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:35.9km
  • on 13 Aug 2017 03:08 UTC
  • 899133 people within 100km
  • inserted at 13 Aug 2017 03:28:06

Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 6.4 M
  • Depth: 35.9 km (deep)
  • Area affected by light damage (estimated radius): 48 km (MMI VI)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us2000a7q2
  • Location (latitude/longitude): -3.7937, 101.6003
  • Time (UTC): 13 Aug 2017 03:08:11
  • Time (ECT): 13 Aug 2017 05:08:11

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Indonesia ,of Bengkulu (population 1,268,316) .

The alertlevel for this event is Green

Population

Population near epicenter
Intensity Population
no people
110000 people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Bengkulu Indonesia 110000 people

Affected Places

See complete places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Ketaun Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 51 km
Serangai Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Penampung Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Lais Bengkulu Indonesia Village4 - 57 km
Baru Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 60 km
Seblat Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 62 km
Lubuktandjung Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 63 km
Pasarseblat Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 64 km
Talangbenal Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 68 km
Tandjungdalam Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 69 km
Goenoengsailan Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 70 km
Tandjungagung Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 71 km

Critical infrastructure

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




Event time line

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AlertShake
ID
episodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 1177223 -3.793700/101.600300 6.4 35.9 4.8 13 Aug 2017 03:08 13 Aug 2017 03:29 00:21
2 1177223 -3.793700/101.600300 6.4 35.9 5.29 13 Aug 2017 03:08 13 Aug 2017 05:11 02:03 (upd of #1)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

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