M 4.8 in Indonesia on 11 May 2017 21:01 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 43.74 km
Lat/Lon: -4.5552 , 101.2334
Event Date: 11 May 2017 21:01 UTC
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 11 May 2017 21:30 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (IDN)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 161 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

6.2-magnitude quake hits off PNG: USGS
Mon, 15 May 2017 20:15:00 +0200.

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea today, the US Geological Survey said, but no Pacific-wide tsunami warning was issued. The shallow tremor struck in waters near the sparsely populated New Britain island, 450 kilometres
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Misterioso pianeta in rotta con la Terra: “Ad agosto terremoti fino a ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 19:45:00 +0200.

Un pianeta di un altro sistema solare rischia di entrare in collisione con la Terra provocando terremoti e tsunami distruttivi entro il prossimo mese di agosto. Il ricercatore David Meades sostiene l’imminente impatto di un “Pianeta X” che
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Cutremur de 6.2 grade în Papua Noua Guinee. Nu a fost emisă alertă de ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 19:32:00 +0200.

Un cutremur cu magnitudinea estimată la 6,2 s-a produs, luni, la 39 de kilometri în sudul districtului Namatanai din Papua Noua Guinee, informează Xinhua și EFE, potrivit Seismul a avut loc la ora 13:22 GMT, conform Institutului american d
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Terremoto de magnitud 6,2 se registró cerca de Papúa Nueva Guinea
Mon, 15 May 2017 19:00:00 +0200.

AFP. Un terremoto de 6,2 grados fue detectado este lunes en el mar cerca de Papúa Nueva Guinea, informó el servicio geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS) , sin que se generara una alerta de tsunami para las costas del Pacífico. El epicentro de
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),