M 5.8 in Indonesia on 14 Sep 2018 15:50 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: 5.8M
Depth: 38.45 Km
Lat/Lon: -2.709 , 138.7776
Event Date: 14 Sep 2018 15:50 UTC
Exposed Population: 200000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000hep2
Inserted at: 14 Sep 2018 19:16 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.8 (Indonesia)

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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
2700 people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1228300 -2.758/138.756 5.9 32.6 4.65 14 Sep 2018 16:17 00:27 (new episode)
2 0.01 1228300 -2.758/138.756 5.9 32.6 4.94 14 Sep 2018 17:52 02:02 (upd of #1)
3 0.01 1228312 -2.758/138.756 5.9 32.6 4.94 14 Sep 2018 19:16 03:26 (new episode)
4 0.01 1228312 -2.709/138.778 5.8 38.45 5.08 14 Sep 2018 19:20 03:29 (upd of #3)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Irian Jaya Indonesia 2600 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 150000 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 740000 people
West Sepik Papua New Guinea <1000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Sragafareh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 33 km
Beggensabah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 34 km
Aboemaneh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 40 km
Dobo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 43 km
Gereng Papua Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Djowono Papua Indonesia Village5 - 49 km
Bufareh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 51 km
Sanintah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 54 km
Konotikero Papua Indonesia Village5 - 56 km
Safrontani Papua Indonesia Village5 - 59 km
Itik Papua Indonesia Village5 - 60 km
Oedjan Papua Indonesia Village5 - 62 km
Sewan Papua Indonesia Village5 - 65 km
Kwai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 73 km
Potowania Papua Indonesia Village5 - 80 km
Kamortiwa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 80 km
Atuoi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 80 km
Titiwaifuru Papua Indonesia Village5 - 80 km
Maffin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 82 km
Kedir Papua Indonesia Village5 - 83 km
Takar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 83 km
Domosirawa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 83 km
Arara Papua Indonesia Village5 - 84 km
Betaf Papua Indonesia Village5 - 84 km
Bageiserwar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 88 km
Arsoo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 90 km
Gwarif Papua Indonesia Village5 - 90 km
Nemporewa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 91 km
Poeririm Papua Indonesia Village5 - 92 km
Sarmi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 93 km
Podena Papua Indonesia Village5 - 94 km
Awawah Papua Indonesia Village5 - 98 km
Nioegi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 98 km
Tamajene Papua Indonesia Village5 - 100 km
Kasonaweja Papua Indonesia Village5 - 95 km
Ber Papua Indonesia Village5 - 98 km
Atinowaniwa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 99 km
Armopa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 103 km
Jasiarubin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Kemboro Papua Indonesia Village5 - 108 km
Odjar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 110 km
Manggasi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 111 km
Mawesdai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 114 km
Soebokontrai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 118 km
Sawe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 119 km
Kaptiau Papua Indonesia Village5 - 124 km
Yobi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 125 km
Bale Papua Indonesia Village5 - 128 km
Djaram Papua Indonesia Village5 - 134 km
Apaoewar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 135 km
Sengbo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 135 km
Unurum Papua Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Babelidjamun Papua Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Lereh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 138 km
Tiom Papua Indonesia Village5 - 139 km
Bagusa Papua Indonesia Village5 - 140 km
Poedeme Papua Indonesia Village5 - 142 km
Mulia Papua Indonesia Village5 - 143 km
Nimbotong Papua Indonesia Village5 - 143 km
Natabri Papua Indonesia Village5 - 144 km
Pohua Papua Indonesia Village5 - 150 km
Motorbivak Papua Indonesia Village5 - 151 km
Berap Papua Indonesia Village5 - 154 km
Genjem Papua Indonesia Village5 - 155 km
Demta Papua Indonesia Village5 - 157 km
Baim Papua Indonesia Village5 - 159 km
Bukisi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 164 km
Krau Papua Indonesia Village5 - 164 km
Teba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 166 km
Soebaroe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 167 km
Splitsingbivak Papua Indonesia Village5 - 170 km
Pamdai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 174 km
Marneda Papua Indonesia Village5 - 175 km
Kairembo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 177 km
Depapre Papua Indonesia Village5 - 179 km
Sorebi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 180 km
Boegoeba Papua Indonesia Village5 - 181 km
Jafase Papua Indonesia Village5 - 182 km
Dazai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 182 km
Genyem Papua Indonesia Village5 - 188 km
Sasora Papua Indonesia Village5 - 189 km
Sapari Papua Indonesia Village5 - 189 km
Ambar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 195 km
Nefaar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 198 km
Barapasi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 205 km
Jote Papua Indonesia Village5 - 206 km
Dombo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 208 km
Tobadi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 211 km
Girara Papua Indonesia Village5 - 215 km
Sawia Papua Indonesia Village5 - 223 km
Hollekang Papua Indonesia Village5 - 223 km
Wor Papua Indonesia Village5 - 226 km
Wonti Papua Indonesia Village5 - 236 km
Senggi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 237 km
New Sangke Papua Indonesia Village5 - 240 km
Wembi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 241 km
Sawan Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 250 km
Wainoei Papua Indonesia Village5 - 251 km
Monu Papua Indonesia Village5 - 261 km
Atat Papua Indonesia Village5 - 271 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
Bokondini BUI unknown 0
Karubaga KBF unknown 0
Lereh LHI unknown 0
Ilu IUL unknown 0
Tiom TMY unknown 0
Apalapsili AAS unknown 0
Wamena WMX 1550 Civ. Paved No 5400
Oksibil OKL unknown 0
Illaga ILA unknown 0
Sentani DJJ 89 Civ. Paved Yes 7100
Arso ARJ unknown 0
Senggeh SEH unknown 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Ansudu Indonesia
Mataboor Indonesia
Demta Indonesia
Jayapura IDDJJ Indonesia

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