M 5.5 in Indonesia on 17 Apr 2018 02:52 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: -3.5308 , 131.2937
Event Date: 17 Apr 2018 02:52 UTC
Exposed Population: About 68000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000e1b6
Inserted at: 17 Apr 2018 03:07 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.8 (IDN)

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

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

Intensity Population
no people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShakeScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1207051 -3.531/131.294 5.5 10 3.8 17 Apr 2018 03:08 00:15 (new episode)
2 0.01 1207051 -3.531/131.294 5.5 10 3.94 17 Apr 2018 04:54 02:02 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia 13000 people
Maluku Indonesia 160000 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 160000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Walang Tengh Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Walang Tengah Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Kilivo Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 49 km
Kinale Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 50 km
Angar Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Argam Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Tinarin Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 53 km
Kampoeng Salanwo Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 54 km
Kufar Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 56 km
Amanau Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 57 km
Wisalen Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 58 km
Dai Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 60 km
Kampoeng Kwaos Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 61 km
Arbau Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 61 km
Arnanan Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 64 km
Kwamor-kecil Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 66 km
Urung Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 68 km
Nama Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 69 km
Gulegule Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 74 km
Waru Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 74 km
Batoemengail Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 77 km
Kilbawar Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 78 km
Kamar Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 79 km
Kilmun Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 93 km
Mesing Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 97 km
Bula Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 100 km
Tum Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 101 km
Kisalaut Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 107 km
Sipatnanam Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 108 km
Werboeam Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 116 km
Temertimer Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 117 km
Tanisepta Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 117 km
Maha Timba Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 120 km
Hote Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 120 km
Tobo Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 121 km
Ranibo Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 125 km
Hatumeten Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 132 km
Benno Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 133 km
Degen Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 135 km
Oawabkenda Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 135 km
Bengoi Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Geradin Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 141 km
Wirmaf Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 142 km
Wabar Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 143 km
Dopkendik Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 144 km
Senggeram Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 148 km
Bogfenten Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 148 km
Bemu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 148 km
Gihirkendik Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 149 km
Atiahu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 150 km
Toena Gain Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 151 km
Weri Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 153 km
Ibuar Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 153 km
Kokas Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 153 km
Tunsai Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 157 km
Siembra Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 159 km
Boti Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 159 km
Jaboerwem Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 160 km
Saraapjamboere Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 162 km
Ilasa Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 165 km
Kobi Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 168 km
Laha Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 171 km
Roefroefoea Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 176 km
Seliha Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 178 km
Sege Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 182 km
Inanwatatan Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 182 km
Kaisweri Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 183 km
Saga Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 187 km
Besam Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 188 km
Sigaroi Tapin Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 190 km
Mariar Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 190 km
Mageoe Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 196 km
Lelintah Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 203 km
Tambani Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 203 km
Tanam Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 204 km
Kamboeriami Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 208 km
Tamoelol Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 208 km
Biga Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 208 km
Kinara Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 212 km
Baroe Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 215 km
Aoem Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 219 km
Moegoetira Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 222 km
Tiari Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 227 km
Aroba Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 234 km
Ajot Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 234 km
Klasafet Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 234 km
Gasim Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 235 km
Airbore Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 238 km
Botare Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 238 km
Tomoe Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 239 km
Mirobia Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 239 km
Kampoeng Baroe Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 239 km
Malagots Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 240 km
Obia Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 241 km
Mongge Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 245 km
Irira Irian Jaya Barat Indonesia Village5 - 249 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)
Inanwatan INX unknown 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Geser Indonesia
Bula IDBUA Indonesia
Teluk Patipi Indonesia
Kokas Indonesia
Bira Indonesia

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