M 5.5 in Indonesia on 29 Nov 2017 23:53 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: 5.5M
Depth: 160.32 Km
Lat/Lon: -6.7628 , 129.7762
Event Date: 29 Nov 2017 23:53 UTC
Exposed Population: About 1000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000bj4z
Inserted at: 30 Nov 2017 00:12 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 (IDN)

Gdacs Score

For more info on GDACS alert score click here.

ShakeMap is a product of the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program in conjunction with the regional seismic networks. ShakeMaps provide near-real-time maps of ground motion and shaking intensity following significant earthquakes.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Indonesia ,of Maluku (population 1,991,398) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1189440 -6.763/129.776 5.5 160.32 3.29 30 Nov 2017 00:14 00:20 (new episode)
2 0.01 1189440 -6.763/129.776 5.5 160.32 3.29 30 Nov 2017 01:57 02:03 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia 94000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Rumadai Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 28 km
Wotai Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 31 km
Layeni Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 74 km
Lewa Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 89 km
Ilmarang Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 109 km
Iltoeboen Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 115 km
Watrupun Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 116 km
Jatoke Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 120 km
Tepa Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 123 km
Rumahtewang-ketjil Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 125 km
Letwurung Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 127 km
Hoka Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 129 km
Pota Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 130 km
Wulur Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 130 km
Kenli Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 130 km
Wakpapapi Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 131 km
Bebar Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 131 km
Kehli Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 133 km
Emroing Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 134 km
Batumerah Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 136 km
Tutuwawang Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 136 km
Tela Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 138 km
Amplawas Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 142 km
Papilewan Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 150 km
Masela Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 155 km
Lawawang Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 156 km
Telalora Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 159 km
Wailutu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 172 km
Temin Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 175 km
Bukrane Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 184 km
Regola Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 184 km
Koreare Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 185 km
Lelang Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 186 km
Elo Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 186 km
Romkisar Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 190 km
Nurkaat Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 194 km
Wulmasa Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 198 km
Wedangkau Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 198 km
Namtabuny Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 198 km
Latdalam Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 199 km
Wasleta Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 199 km
Abat Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 203 km
Lingat Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 204 km
Tandjung Arousu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 205 km
Bulat Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 207 km
Timoer Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 208 km
Adaut Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 211 km
Kandar Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 212 km
Jinge Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 214 km
Amtoefoe Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 214 km
Tandjung Burak Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 215 km
Wowonda Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 216 km
Ritabel Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 219 km
Saumlakki Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 219 km
Watidal Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 223 km
Namralan Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 223 km
Polau Lakor Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 237 km
Lolotuara Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 240 km
Sera Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 241 km
Moanga Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 245 km
Keti Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 245 km
Letoda Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 247 km
Toenwawang Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 248 km
Siota Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 254 km
Klis Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 258 km

see full list

Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Saumlaki SXK unknown 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Tepa Indonesia
Sermata Island Indonesia
Adaut Indonesia
Saumlaki Indonesia
Ritabel Indonesia
Moa Island Indonesia

More information

For a full list of available products related to this event, please refer to the GDACS Resources page.