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M 5.6 in Indonesia on 07 Jan 2017 09:11 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
  • Depth: 78.12 Km
  • Event Date: 07 Jan 2017 09:11 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1094340 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 07 Jan 2017 09:30 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: us10007rue (neicid)

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Articles: 283 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Terremoto in Indonesia: scossa di magnitudo 7.2 nel Mare di Celebes GIACARTA – Forte terremoto in Indonesia: una scossa di magnitudo 7.2 della scala Richter è stata registrata la mattina di martedì 10 gennaio (ora...
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 05:09:00 +0100   blitzquotidiano (it)

GIACARTA – Forte terremoto in Indonesia : una scossa di magnitudo 7.2 della scala Richter è stata registrata la mattina di martedì 10 gennaio (ora italiana) in Indonesia, nel Mare di Celebes, ad una profondità di circa 622 chilometri. Non è stato emesso alcun allarme tsunami. Lo rende noto il Centro meteorologico nazionale americano.

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Powerful quake strikes off Indonesia, no tsunami alert issued
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 04:25:00 +0100   chinadaily (en)

JAKARTA -- A magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted North Sulawesi province of central Indonesia on Tuesday, but was not potential for tsunami, a meteorology and geophysics agency official said. The quake jolted at 1:13 pm local time (0713 GMT) with epicenter at 322 km north west Sangihe islands and the....

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Un terremoto de 7.3 grados sacudió el mar entre Indonesia y Filipinas
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 01:20:00 +0100   radionacional (es)

El epicentro del movimiento sísmico se ubicó en el mar de Célebes, a 188 kilómetros al sursureste de Tabiauan. Un terremoto de magnitud 7,3 grados de magnitud sacudió hoy el mar de Célebes, entre el sur de Filipinas y el norte de Indonesia, sin que se haya declarado alerta de tsunami.

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