M 6.1 in Indonesia on 16 Dec 2018 09:42 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

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: 6.1M
Depth: 61.14 Km
Lat/Lon: -3.8992 , 140.2764
Event Date: 16 Dec 2018 09:42 UTC
Exposed Population: 220000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000iu2u
Inserted at: 16 Dec 2018 09:58 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 7.6 (Papua New Guinea)
INFORM Coping capacity of the affected contries: Papua New Guinea= 7.6; Indonesia= 4.8

GDACS Score

For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000iu2u Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1.3  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

ShakeMap is a product of the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program in conjunction with the regional seismic networks. ShakeMaps provide near-real-time maps of ground motion and shaking intensity following significant earthquakes.


Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1241314 0 16 Dec 2018 09:42 6.1M, 61.14km 5.17 220 thousand 00:16 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

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

Intensity Population
3700 people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1241314 -3.899/140.276 6.1 61.14 5.17 16 Dec 2018 10:08 00:25 (new episode)
2 0 1241314 -3.899/140.276 6.1 61.14 5.17 16 Dec 2018 11:50 02:07 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Irian Jaya Indonesia 3700 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 270000 people
West Sepik Papua New Guinea 35000 people
East Sepik Papua New Guinea <1000 people
Irian Jaya Indonesia 1.1 million people
West Sepik Papua New Guinea 160000 people
East Sepik Papua New Guinea 180000 people
Western Papua New Guinea 22000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Krau Papua Indonesia Village5 - 69 km
Pohua Papua Indonesia Village5 - 74 km
Senggi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 75 km
Amgotro Papua Indonesia Village5 - 81 km
Biksi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 81 km
Natabri Papua Indonesia Village5 - 83 km
Terauwi Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 84 km
Nabat Papua Indonesia Village5 - 85 km
Miniaburu Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 85 km
Hufi Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 86 km
Aikumeikum Papua Indonesia Village5 - 86 km
Mofiniop Papua Indonesia Village5 - 89 km
Iburu Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 90 km
New Juwela Papua Indonesia Village5 - 90 km
Aiua Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 90 km
Mongo Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 90 km
Iuri Number 1 Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 92 km
Kamberatoro Mission Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 92 km
Lereh Papua Indonesia Village5 - 93 km
Usari Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 97 km
Wusianam Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 97 km
Green River Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 101 km
Mink Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 102 km
Suriap Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 103 km
Iabaru Number 1 Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 103 km
Sengbo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 104 km
Punda Hamlets Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 105 km
Jote Papua Indonesia Village5 - 105 km
Amini Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 105 km
Merewe Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 105 km
Girara Papua Indonesia Village5 - 105 km
Ampas Papua Indonesia Village5 - 107 km
Dieru Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 107 km
Swach Papua Indonesia Village5 - 108 km
Amanab Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 110 km
Entibi Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 110 km
Sawia Papua Indonesia Village5 - 110 km
Nai Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 111 km
Mukuasi Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 112 km
Idam No. 1 Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 113 km
Ju-Whiai 2 Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 113 km
Biaka Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 113 km
Isau Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 113 km
Ogru One Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 115 km
Imonda Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 117 km
Mahani Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 118 km
Wor Papua Indonesia Village5 - 118 km
Akraminag Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 119 km
Rawei Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 123 km
Wembi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 124 km
Kwomtari Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 125 km
Tila Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 130 km
Sawan Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 131 km
New Sangke Papua Indonesia Village5 - 133 km
Itomi Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 136 km
Bewan Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 139 km
Onei Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 144 km
Guriaso Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 150 km
Matuara Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 150 km
Denmata Papua Indonesia Village5 - 99 km
Jumakot Papua Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Asenki Papua Indonesia Village5 - 110 km
Banumdol Papua Indonesia Village5 - 113 km
Tumabip Papua Indonesia Village5 - 113 km
Swach Ketjil Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 113 km
Sibil Papua Indonesia Village5 - 117 km
Amto Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 118 km
Rafin No. 1 Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 118 km
Nimdol Papua Indonesia Village5 - 120 km
Yapsiei Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 121 km
Arimkop Papua Indonesia Village5 - 123 km
Teimep Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 126 km
Rombigei Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 126 km
Atbalmin Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 126 km
Wabenabei Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 127 km
Sulebo Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 130 km
Kaidagoyin Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 132 km
Ninanding Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 133 km
Djaram Papua Indonesia Village5 - 136 km
Unurum Papua Indonesia Village5 - 136 km
Oksibil Papua Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Jukmondi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Dimansigan Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 139 km
Ambar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 141 km
Marneda Papua Indonesia Village5 - 141 km
Genyem Papua Indonesia Village5 - 142 km
Kilifas Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 142 km
Toanbib Papua Indonesia Village5 - 142 km
Mihni Papua Indonesia Village5 - 143 km
Odjar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 143 km
Iwau Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 144 km
Genjem Papua Indonesia Village5 - 145 km
Nimbotong Papua Indonesia Village5 - 145 km
Bongnabil Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 146 km
Bale Papua Indonesia Village5 - 147 km
Bogut Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 147 km
Tobadi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 148 km
Nefaar Papua Indonesia Village5 - 149 km
Baim Papua Indonesia Village5 - 150 km
Hollekang Papua Indonesia Village5 - 151 km
Sumumini Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 151 km
Nemo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 152 km
Amtanmin Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 152 km
Ilol Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 152 km
Daijurbit Papua Indonesia Village5 - 153 km
Fugari Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 154 km
Kolepkasan Papua Indonesia Village5 - 154 km
Dazai Papua Indonesia Village5 - 154 km
Berap Papua Indonesia Village5 - 154 km
Ber Papua Indonesia Village5 - 154 km
Wenggosikubi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 155 km
Utai Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 156 km
Mabo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 156 km
Ossima Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 157 km
Jayapura Papua Indonesia City - 158 km
Awom Papua Indonesia Village5 - 158 km
Depapre Papua Indonesia Village5 - 159 km
Gigabip Western Papua New Guinea Village5 - 159 km
Aibrum East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 159 km
Imbrinis Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 160 km
Kukbonabib Papua Indonesia Village5 - 161 km
Krisa Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 161 km
Arsoo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 162 km
Omkubun Papua Indonesia Village5 - 162 km
Pourami East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 162 km
Jasiarubin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 163 km
Hotmin Mission Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 163 km
Wari Papua Indonesia Village5 - 163 km
Sapari Papua Indonesia Village5 - 163 km
Oktambip Western Papua New Guinea Village5 - 163 km
Wutung Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 164 km
Arai East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 164 km
Kwirok Papua Indonesia Village5 - 164 km
Bukisi Papua Indonesia Village5 - 164 km
Karemmin Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 164 km
Waniap East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 165 km
Unanklimin Number 1 Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 165 km
Jafase Papua Indonesia Village5 - 165 km
Tipas East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 165 km
Bumbin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 166 km
Yellow River Mission Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 167 km
Sawe Papua Indonesia Village5 - 167 km
Imbio 2 Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 168 km
Atemin Western Papua New Guinea Village5 - 168 km
Worumu East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 168 km
Kjolbin Papua Indonesia Village5 - 168 km
Yegarapi Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 169 km
Kwieftim Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 169 km
Musu Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 169 km
Pelama Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 170 km
Sumararu Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 171 km
Demta Papua Indonesia Village5 - 171 km
Kamarka Papua Indonesia Village5 - 171 km
Norambalip Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 172 km
Painu East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 173 km
Kugo Papua Indonesia Village5 - 173 km
Baro Sandaun Papua New Guinea Village5 - 174 km
Bultem Western Papua New Guinea Village5 - 174 km
Kaptiau Papua Indonesia Village5 - 175 km

see full list


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)
Senggeh SEH unknown 0
Lereh LHI unknown 0
Green River GVI 81 0
Waris WAR unknown 0
Amanab AMU unknown 0
Arso ARJ unknown 0
Guriaso GUE unknown 0
Apalapsili AAS unknown 0
Yapsiei KPE unknown 0
Tumolbil TLP unknown 0
Bewani BWP unknown 0
Sentani DJJ 89 Civ. Paved Yes 7100
Wamena WMX 1550 Civ. Paved No 5400
Munbil LNF unknown 0
Imonda IMD unknown 0
Ama AMF unknown 0
Ossima OSG unknown 0
Yellow River XYR unknown 0
Vanimo VAI 3 0
Bokondini BUI unknown 0
Miyanmin MPX unknown 0
Tabubil TBG 478 0
Tilfalmin TFA unknown 0
Leitre LTF unknown 0
Batom BXM unknown 0
Eliptamin EPT unknown 0
Lumi LMI unknown 0
Gulgubip GLP unknown 0
Tiom TMY unknown 0
Telefomin TFM 1496 0
Tarakbits TRJ unknown 0
Olsobip OLQ unknown 0
Karubaga KBF unknown 0
Nigerum NGR unknown 0
Sissano SIZ unknown 0
Anguganak AKG unknown 0
Mindiptana MDP unknown 0
Oksapmin OKP unknown 0
Selbang SBC unknown 0
Bolovip BVP unknown 0
Tanahmerah TMH unknown 0
April River APR unknown 0
Ilu IUL unknown 0
Nuku UKU unknown 0
Aitape ATP unknown 0
Bimin BIZ unknown 0
Rumginae RMN unknown 0
Tadji TAJ 5 0
Senggo ZEG unknown 0
Atkamba ABP unknown 0
Kiunga UNG 30 0
Sarmi ZRM unknown 0
Ambunti AUJ unknown 0
Gasuke GBC unknown 0
Ewer EWE unknown 0
Hayfields HYF unknown 0
Hayfield 131 0
Debepare DBP unknown 0
Kepi KEI unknown 0
Honinabi HNN unknown 0
Timbunke TBE unknown 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Jayapura IDDJJ Indonesia
Djajapura Indonesia
Demta Indonesia
Vanimo PGVAI Papua New Guinea
Ansudu Indonesia
Tanahmerah Indonesia
Aitape Papua New Guinea
Aitape Harbor Papua New Guinea
Mataboor Indonesia

More information

For a full list of available products related to this event, please refer to the GDACS Resources page.