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M 5 in Indonesia on 30 Dec 2016 07:10 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: 5.0M
  • Depth: 34.93 Km
  • Event Date: 30 Dec 2016 07:10 UTC
  • Exposed Population: No people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 30 Dec 2016 07:31 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: us10007npz (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 305 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Moderate quake hits north of Halmahera, Indonesia
Sun, 01 Jan 2017 17:32:00 +0100   themalaymailonline (en)

The Meteorology Department in a statement said the epicentre of the quake was 218 kilometres southeast of Talaud Island, Indonesia and 1,113 kilometres southeast of Semporna, Sabah. — AFP pic KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 1 — A moderate earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale hit the north of Halmahera, Indonesia, at 10.

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Strong Quake Shakes Indonesia
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 01:19:00 +0100   laht (en)

WASHINGTON – A magnitude-6.2 earthquake shook the island of Sumbawa in eastern Indonesia on Thursday, according to the United States Geological Survey. The earthquake occurred at 2230 GMT at a depth of 72 kilometers (45 miles) with its epicenter 33 km (21 miles) to the south of Tolotangga town,....

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Magnitude 6.2 quake hits eastern Indonesia
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 19:17:00 +0100   ChinaPost (en)

TOLOTANGGA, Indonesia -- A magnitude 6.2 earthquake on Friday hit a region in the eastern part of Indonesia, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The earthquake hit about 6:30 a.m. in the Sumbawa region, the agency said. The epicenter was about 33 kilometers south of the village of Tolotangga, which....

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