M 5.6 in Indonesia on 11 Oct 2018 02:55 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: 10.27 Km
Lat/Lon: -5.027 , 126.7065
Event Date: 11 Oct 2018 02:55 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000hafx
Inserted at: 11 Oct 2018 03:10 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.1 (Indonesia)

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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

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1231309 -5.027/126.706 5.6 10.27 3.73 11 Oct 2018 03:11 00:15 (new episode)
2 0.01 1231309 -5.027/126.706 5.6 10.27 3.73 11 Oct 2018 05:02 02:07 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia 450000 people

Affected populated places (*)

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Elara Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Walua Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 143 km
Tifu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 148 km
Pelat Poon Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 154 km
Waergugat Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 160 km
Waleman Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 176 km
Wafehat Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 179 km
Nataboti Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 181 km
Walata Dafa Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 183 km
Kayeli Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 187 km
Seit Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 192 km
Walhida Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 192 km
Asilulu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 200 km
Namlea Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 203 km
Lima Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 206 km
Djiku Merasa Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 207 km
Latuhalat Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 208 km
Tumulehu-islam Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 209 km
Waeplou Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 210 km
Wae Jose Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 214 km
Bara Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 215 km
Raha Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 215 km
Wamasi Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 216 km
Ambon Maluku Indonesia City 350000 people 221 km
Hitoelama Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 225 km
Tahalupu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 225 km
Halong Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 227 km
Paso Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 230 km
Luhu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 230 km
Sole Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 237 km
Supe Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 239 km
Teluhu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 239 km
Haruku Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 246 km
Asaoede Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 252 km
Kampong Pelauw Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 256 km
Kairatu Maluku Indonesia Village5 - 261 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)
Namrole NRE unknown 0
Namlea NAM unknown 0
Pattimura AMQ 10 Civ. Paved Yes 6000

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Leksula Indonesia
Tifu Indonesia
Wamsasi Indonesia
Namlea Indonesia
Ambon IDAMQ Indonesia

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