M 5.6 in Indonesia on 23 Apr 2018 08:13 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: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -1.2887 , 138.4283
Event Date: 23 Apr 2018 08:13 UTC
Exposed Population: About 60000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000dqk1
Inserted at: 23 Apr 2018 08:35 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
no people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1207755 -1.289/138.428 5.6 10 4.34 23 Apr 2018 08:36 00:22 (new episode)
2 0.01 1207755 -1.289/138.428 5.6 10 4.27 23 Apr 2018 10:16 02:02 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Irian Jaya Indonesia 64000 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 510000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Apaoewar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Soebokontrai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 55 km
Teba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 63 km
Nioegi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 64 km
Atinowaniwa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 66 km
Yobi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 67 km
Awawah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 67 km
Poeririm Papua Indonesia Village5 - 70 km
Sarmi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 73 km
Nemporewa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 76 km
Tamajene Papua Indonesia Village5 - 79 km
Bageiserwar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 80 km
Kairembo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 81 km
Domosirawa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 87 km
Kamortiwa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 89 km
Bagusa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 90 km
Maffin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 92 km
Kwai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 93 km
Arara Papua Indonesia Village5 - 95 km
Oedjan Papua Indonesia Village5 - 109 km
Babelidjamun Papua Indonesia Village5 - 115 km
Potowania Papua Indonesia Village5 - 88 km
Sewan Papua Indonesia Village5 - 102 km
Safrontani Papua Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Kedir Papua Indonesia Village5 - 107 km
Sanintah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 108 km
Konotikero Papua Indonesia Village5 - 113 km
Djowono Papua Indonesia Village5 - 114 km
Takar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 114 km
Manggasi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 117 km
Bufareh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 117 km
Kasonaweja Papua Indonesia Village5 - 118 km
Atuoi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 119 km
Gereng Papua Indonesia Village5 - 119 km
Dobo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 122 km
Aboemaneh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 122 km
Betaf Papua Indonesia Village5 - 130 km
Beggensabah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 131 km
Pamdai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Soebaroe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 139 km
Itik Papua Indonesia Village5 - 139 km
Sragafareh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 141 km
Podena Papua Indonesia Village5 - 150 km
Dombo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 159 km
Sorebi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 160 km
Koeroedoe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 170 km
Sasora Papua Indonesia Village5 - 170 km
Gwarif Papua Indonesia Village5 - 170 km
Armopa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 170 km
Titiwaifuru Papua Indonesia Village5 - 170 km
Rori Papua Indonesia Village5 - 183 km
Paparoe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 185 km
Mawesdai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 187 km
Barapasi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 189 km
Kurunui Papua Indonesia Village5 - 192 km
Arsoo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 195 km
Kaptiau Papua Indonesia Village5 - 199 km
Jasiarubin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 199 km
Samberbaba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 201 km
Sawe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 202 km
Ber Papua Indonesia Village5 - 203 km
Sendai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 210 km
Odjar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 216 km
Randoewaja I Papua Indonesia Village5 - 219 km
Wonti Papua Indonesia Village5 - 221 km
Bale Papua Indonesia Village5 - 222 km
Motorbivak Papua Indonesia Village5 - 224 km
Jobi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 225 km
Demta Papua Indonesia Village5 - 225 km
Yobi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 231 km
Nimbotong Papua Indonesia Village5 - 233 km
Wadapi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 233 km
Djaram Papua Indonesia Village5 - 233 km
Awai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 234 km
Berap Papua Indonesia Village5 - 234 km
Wainoei Papua Indonesia Village5 - 234 km
Unurum Papua Indonesia Village5 - 235 km
Bukisi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 235 km
Menoerwar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 236 km
Splitsingbivak Papua Indonesia Village5 - 238 km
Sauri Papua Indonesia Village5 - 240 km
Saba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 240 km
Baim Papua Indonesia Village5 - 241 km
Kampung Sanggei Papua Indonesia Village5 - 241 km
Arfak-saba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 241 km
Genjem Papua Indonesia Village5 - 242 km
Opiaref Papua Indonesia Village5 - 242 km
Seroemi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 245 km
Bosnek Papua Indonesia Village5 - 246 km
Mandon Papua Indonesia Village5 - 246 km
Arfak-mendoeser Papua Indonesia Village5 - 246 km
Samares Papua Indonesia Village5 - 248 km
Sunder Papua Indonesia Village5 - 250 km
Mokmer Papua Indonesia Village5 - 254 km
Waren Papua Indonesia Village5 - 256 km
Sengbo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 256 km
Saoeaba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 256 km
Akraak Papua Indonesia Village5 - 259 km
Marneda Papua Indonesia Village5 - 260 km
Lereh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 264 km
Biak Papua Indonesia Village5 40000 people 264 km
Jendidori Papua Indonesia Village5 - 267 km
Impendi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 270 km
Genyem Papua Indonesia Village5 - 271 km
Natabri Papua Indonesia Village5 - 273 km
Aprip Papua Indonesia Village5 - 274 km
Siawes Papua Indonesia Village5 - 274 km
Mampioper Papua Indonesia Village5 - 275 km
Memoebepiae Papua Indonesia Village5 - 276 km
Meosido Papua Indonesia Village5 - 276 km
Arwam Papua Indonesia Village5 - 283 km
Parieri Papua Indonesia Village5 - 284 km
Foerew Papua Indonesia Village5 - 286 km
Margeni Papua Indonesia Village5 - 288 km
Krau Papua Indonesia Village5 - 292 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
Mokmer BIK 14 Civ. Paved Yes 11700
Arso ARJ unknown 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Mataboor Indonesia
Ansudu Indonesia
Demta Indonesia
Biak, Irian Jaya IDBIK Indonesia
Serui Indonesia
Biak Indonesia

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