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M 4.7 in Indonesia on 19 Nov 2016 11:26 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: 4.7M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 19 Nov 2016 11:26 UTC
  • Exposed Population: About 90063 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 19 Nov 2016 11:46 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: us10007ahx (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 925 | About casualties: 6 | Last hour: 0

69m people breathed toxic smoke from 2015 Indonesian fires: study
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 04:50:00 +0100   eco-business (en)

The precise impacts of Indonesia’s annual haze remain poorly understood, but researchers are beginning to learn more. School boys put face masks on as choking haze hit Malaysia in 2012. Image: , via Wikimedia Commons. Sixty-nine million people were exposed to toxic haze as a result of last year’s....

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Indonesia: ASEAN Weekly Disaster Update, 14 - 20 November 2016
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 13:38:00 +0100   reliefWeb (en)

INDONESIA. Flood. Due to the overflow of the river system, Kawarang District, West Java Province was heavily flooded. Nearly 20,000 people were affected and 5,776 houses were inundated. Furthermore, 6,400 people had to stay inside evacuation centres because of the flood.

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Indonesia: Magnitude-5.3 Earthquake Jolts Jogjakarta
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:03:00 +0100   bernama (en)

JOGJAKARTA, Nov 18 (Bernama) -- An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale jolted Yogyakarta on Friday at 9.19am local time, Indonesia's Antara news agency reports. The quake's epicenter was located at 8.87 degree southern latitude and at 110.57 degree eastern longitude, at a depth of 10....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (60), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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