M 5.9 in Indonesia on 14 Sep 2018 15:50 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 32.6 Km
Lat/Lon: -2.7575 , 138.7561
Event Date: 14 Sep 2018 15:50 UTC
Exposed Population: 200000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 Sep 2018 16:10 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)

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Latest media headlines

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World: 115,000 people evacuate in the Indian Ocean-wide tsunami exerci ...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:21:00 +0200.

A record 115,000 people in the Indian Ocean region evacuated during the tsunami exercise Indian Ocean Wave 2018 (IOWave18) conducted on 4-5 September 2018. The exercise was coordinated by UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
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MIL-OSI Translation: Roskosmos. Information about the conducted space ...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:21:00 +0200.

MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russia – Source: Russia Federal Space. Roskosmos. Information on the conducted space imagery 18.09.2018 08: 50In August 2018, the State Corporation “Roskosmos” carried out a space survey of the territories of th
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Indonesia traza planes de respuesta a desastres naturales durante reun ...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:19:00 +0200.

Yakarta (VNA)- Las autoridades de Indonesia se empeñan hoy en considerar todos los planes para garantizar la seguridad de los estadistas extranjeros quienes asistirán a la Reunión del Fondo Monetario Internacional (FMI) y el Banco Mundial (
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115,000 people evacuate in the Indian Ocean-wide tsunami exercise
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 04:33:00 +0200.

A record 115,000 people in the Indian Ocean region evacuated during the tsunami exercise Indian Ocean Wave 2018 (IOWave18) conducted on 4-5 September 2018. The exercise was coordinated by UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
...(more)

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (40), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),