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Overall Green Earthquake alert in Indonesia on 16 Apr 2012 02:17 UTC
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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on update number 2.

  • Earthquake magnitude 5.8M and depth 13km
  • on 16 Apr 2012 02:17 UTC
  • 490000 people within 100km
  • inserted at 19 Apr 2012 02:05:47 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: usc00094j4 (neicid)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (38), (1), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), NEIC (4), WMO (1), USGS (1),

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