M 6.9 in Indonesia on 05 Aug 2018 11:46 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.9M
Glide number: EQ-2018-000127-IDN
Depth: 31 Km
Lat/Lon: -8.2871 , 116.4515
Event Date: 05 Aug 2018 11:46 UTC
Exposed Population: 3800000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 05 Aug 2018 13:11 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 771 | About casualties: 229 | Last hour: 0

Quake lifted island as much as 10 inches, satellites show
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 11:32:00 +0200.

TANJUNG, Indonesia -- Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake that killed nearly 400 people lifted the island it struck by as much as 10 inches. The National Disaster Mitigation Agency said on Saturday that 387 people died, increa
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Dos extremeños afectados por el terremoto en Indonesia: «Te sientes to ...
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 09:23:00 +0200.

La luna de miel de los dombenitenses David Morcillo y Gloria Hidalgo terminó de forma agridulce después de tener que acelerar su regreso a España debido al terremoto que sacudió Indonesia el pasado domingo. Las autoridades indonesias siguen
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"On aurait dit un monstre qui s’apprête à vous avaler", témoigne une r ...
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 08:54:00 +0200.

C'est de loin l'une des Françaises les plus gravement blessées par le séisme meurtrier qui a frappé l'île de Lombok en Indonésie le 5 août. Professeure d'espagnol dans le nord de la France, Claivia Merchi se trouvait sur la petite île touri
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Séisme en Indonésie : les vacances de rêve de deux touristes de Forbac ...
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 08:06:00 +0200.

« C’était l’apocalypse », résume Yann Anton, domicilié à Stiring-Wendel. Le séisme qui a frappé Lombok en Indonésie dimanche 5 août a été ressenti jusque dans les îles aux alentours dont celles de Gili, où Yann Anton et son amie Sarah Merge
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMSR (2), UNOSAT (1), JRC (109), (4), NEIC (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (3), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),