M 7.1 in Indonesia on 15 Nov 2014 02:31 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: 7.1M
Depth: 35 Km
Event Date: 15 Nov 2014 02:31 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Source: NEIC
Inserted at: 15 Nov 2014 03:36 UTC

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 0 1 1
Scaled population Max wave scenario 0m  
  C1 earthquake Max wave realtime 0.19m  
  C2 earthquake      
  Country Vulnerability      
  INFORM_normalised      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1064620 1 15 Nov 2014 02:31 7.1M, 58km N/A No people affected 0.1m (at 02:08) 00:06 GEOFON
1064627 1 15 Nov 2014 02:31 7.3M, 10km N/A Few people affected 0.7m (at 00:52) 00:13 USGS
1064629 1 15 Nov 2014 02:31 7.3M, 10km N/A Few people affected 0.7m (at 00:52) 00:16 NEIC
1064633 1 15 Nov 2014 02:31 7.3M, 46.97km N/A No people affected 0.3m (at 00:42) 00:22 NEIC
1064641 1 15 Nov 2014 02:31 7.1M, 35km N/A No people affected 0.2m (at 00:52) 01:04 NEIC
* 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.

Tsunami affected locations

Alert Date (UTC) Name Country Tsunami wave height (m)
15-Nov-2014 03:23:95 Bitung Indonesia  0.2
15-Nov-2014 03:05:27 Tahafo Indonesia  0.2
15-Nov-2014 03:55:52 Susupu Indonesia  0.2
15-Nov-2014 03:01:99 Buang Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:29:02 Doitia Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:47:24 Pumadada Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:49:77 Asimiro Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:55:91 Rinondoran Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:51:27 Tandjungmerah Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:15:49 Mahuneni Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:23:95 Ngalipaeng Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:59:84 Haas Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:59:84 Tahulandang Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:47:24 Tolofu Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:33:58 Serai Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:33:58 Likupang Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:57:32 Rototok Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:27:54 Sopi Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:45:71 Baru Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:45:71 Sasu Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:11:31 Marinsow Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:15:49 Sahu Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:23:51 Madaha Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:39:18 Kahuku Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:25:08 Tataleka Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:23:95 Bentenah Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:49:67 Dowongigila Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:13:98 Ulu Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:53:73 Supu Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:05:82 Kutabunan Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:09:96 Sauru Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:09:96 Jailolo Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 05:05:33 Mareko Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 05:05:33 Tahua Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 05:11:44 Tikong Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:45:71 Peot Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:57:32 Sidangoli Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 05:15:22 Koeloer Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:55:44 Baru Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:09:96 Katingan Philippines  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:09:96 Ibran Philippines  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:33:48 Wajabula Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:33:48 Wayabula Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:45:12 Watoelinei Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:31:02 Nuangan Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:13:98 Kanang Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 02:47:24 Bobopajo Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:29:02 Salebabu Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:23:51 Telaga Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:39:18 Tiapali Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:55:52 Timor Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:31:02 Jehoe Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 05:01:55 Lifofa Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:21:38 Sango Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:37:61 Talapao Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 03:27:54 Togafo Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:09:96 Tumanao Philippines  0.1
15-Nov-2014 05:15:22 Gitaislam Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:43:66 Urung Indonesia  0.1
15-Nov-2014 04:21:38 Posiposi Indonesia  0.0

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Initial conditions

Title: "M7.08 Northern Molucca Sea"

Fault parameters

  • Length: 54 km
  • Width: 15 km
  • Magnitude: 7.1 M

Okada parameters:

  • Slip: 1.4 m
  • Strike: 180 (geogr angle: north=0, south=180)
  • Dip: 44 degree
  • Rake: 90 degree
  • Depth: 34 km

Calculation parameters

  • Calculation space (lon/lat): 122.073, -2.584, 131.073, 6.416
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Sea Level