M 5.5 in Indonesia on 06 Apr 2018 07:46 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: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -1.4507 , 138.1826
Event Date: 06 Apr 2018 07:46 UTC
Exposed Population: About 77000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000dveh
Inserted at: 06 Apr 2018 08:05 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.8 (IDN)

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Indonesia ,of Irian Jaya (population 1,752,571) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
1400 people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShakeScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1205727 -1.451/138.183 5.5 10 5.04 06 Apr 2018 08:07 00:20 (new episode)
2 0.01 1205727 -1.451/138.183 5.5 10 4.89 06 Apr 2018 09:49 02:02 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Irian Jaya Indonesia 1100 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 37000 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 250000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Apaoewar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 21 km
Teba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 32 km
Soebokontrai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 37 km
Yobi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 39 km
Kairembo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 51 km
Atinowaniwa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 55 km
Bagusa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 58 km
Tamajene Papua Indonesia Village5 - 59 km
Nioegi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 60 km
Poeririm Papua Indonesia Village5 - 66 km
Babelidjamun Papua Indonesia Village5 - 84 km
Awawah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 71 km
Potowania Papua Indonesia Village5 - 75 km
Sarmi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 78 km
Nemporewa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 80 km
Bageiserwar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 84 km
Manggasi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 89 km
Domosirawa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 92 km
Kamortiwa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 93 km
Kasonaweja Papua Indonesia Village5 - 93 km
Kwai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 94 km
Atuoi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 97 km
Maffin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 99 km
Sanintah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 100 km
Sewan Papua Indonesia Village5 - 102 km
Arara Papua Indonesia Village5 - 103 km
Pamdai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 104 km
Safrontani Papua Indonesia Village5 - 104 km
Soebaroe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Djowono Papua Indonesia Village5 - 110 km
Oedjan Papua Indonesia Village5 - 111 km
Konotikero Papua Indonesia Village5 - 114 km
Aboemaneh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 115 km
Kedir Papua Indonesia Village5 - 116 km
Bufareh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 116 km
Gereng Papua Indonesia Village5 - 117 km
Dobo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 118 km
Takar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 124 km
Sorebi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 127 km
Dombo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 127 km
Beggensabah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 128 km
Sasora Papua Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Koeroedoe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 138 km
Sragafareh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 139 km
Betaf Papua Indonesia Village5 - 140 km
Itik Papua Indonesia Village5 - 144 km
Rori Papua Indonesia Village5 - 151 km
Paparoe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 154 km
Barapasi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 156 km
Kurunui Papua Indonesia Village5 - 161 km
Podena Papua Indonesia Village5 - 162 km
Samberbaba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 169 km
Titiwaifuru Papua Indonesia Village5 - 178 km
Sendai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 179 km
Gwarif Papua Indonesia Village5 - 180 km
Armopa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 182 km
Randoewaja I Papua Indonesia Village5 - 187 km
Wonti Papua Indonesia Village5 - 188 km
Motorbivak Papua Indonesia Village5 - 196 km
Mawesdai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 199 km
Arsoo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 202 km
Wainoei Papua Indonesia Village5 - 202 km
Splitsingbivak Papua Indonesia Village5 - 208 km
Kampung Sanggei Papua Indonesia Village5 - 209 km
Menoerwar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 211 km
Kaptiau Papua Indonesia Village5 - 212 km
Sawe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 213 km
Saba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 215 km
Arfak-saba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 216 km
Opiaref Papua Indonesia Village5 - 217 km
Bosnek Papua Indonesia Village5 - 220 km
Sunder Papua Indonesia Village5 - 224 km

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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)
Sarmi ZRM unknown 0
Batom BXM unknown 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Mataboor Indonesia
Ansudu Indonesia

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