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M 5.5 in Indonesia on 29 Nov 2017 23:53 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact
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Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 5.5 M
  • Depth: 160.32 km (very deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us1000bj4z
  • Location (latitude/longitude): -6.7628, 129.7762
  • Time (UTC): 29 Nov 2017 23:53:50
  • Time (ECT): 30 Nov 2017 00:53:50
  • INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 ()

Event time line

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AlertShake
ID
ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1189440 -6.762800/129.776200 5.5 160.32 3.29 29 Nov 2017 23:53 30 Nov 2017 00:14 00:20
2 0.01 1189440 -6.762800/129.776200 5.5 160.32 3.29 29 Nov 2017 23:53 30 Nov 2017 01:57 02:03 (upd of #1)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Indonesia ,of Maluku (population 1,991,398) .

The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Population

Population in major intensity
Intensity Population

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia 94000 people

Affected Places

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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

Critical infrastructure

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

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Saumlaki SXK unknown 0

Major ports
Name LOCODE Country
Tepa Indonesia
Sermata Island Indonesia
Adaut Indonesia
Saumlaki Indonesia
Ritabel Indonesia
Moa Island Indonesia


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