M 4.7 in Indonesia on 17 Apr 2017 18:58 UTC

Event 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: 29.64 Km
Lat/Lon: -3.1462 , 138.9309
Event Date: 17 Apr 2017 18:58 UTC
Exposed Population: 250687 people within 100km
Inserted at: 17 Apr 2017 23:24 UTC
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Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (38), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),