M 7.5 Earthquake and Tsunami (1.6 m) in Indonesia on 28 Sep 2018 10:02 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1157757
Earthquake Magnitude: 7.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -0.1781 , 119.8401
Event Date: 28 Sep 2018 10:02 UTC
Exposed Population: 780000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 28 Sep 2018 10:21 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)


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Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 3.2 1.3 3.2
us1000h3p4 Scaled population 6.42 Max wave alert 1.51m  
  C1 shakemap -1.73 Max wave realtime 1.51m  
  C2 shakemap 0.79      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0.96      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 1344 | About casualties: 96 | Last hour: 0

Indonesia se afana para encontrar supervivientes del tsunamiFri, 05 Oct 2018 10:03:00 +0200.

Los equipos de rescate de Indonesia reanudaron hoy la búsqueda de víctimas bajo los escombros en la zona de la isla de Célebes afectada por el terremoto y tsunami, que comienza a recuperar la normalidad al cumplirse una semana del desastre.
AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in AsiaFri, 05 Oct 2018 10:01:00 +0200.

In this Oct. 4, 2018, photo, a man stands amid the damage near boats swept ashore by the tsunami in Wani village on the outskirts of Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. People living in tents and shelters have little but uncertainty since th
AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in AsiaFri, 05 Oct 2018 10:00:00 +0200.

An earthquake and tsunami struck a central Indonesia island a week ago, burying survivors and victims in mud and debris. Boats were washed ashore, buildings and streets crumbled, and people mourned their losses while coping with the damage.
L'Indonésie: encore plus de 1.000 disparus présumés après le séisme su ... Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:59:00 +0200.

Plus de 1.000 personnes sont encore présumées disparues vendredi après le tremblement de terre suivi d'un tsunami qui a frappé l'île indonésienne des Célèbes, et dont le bilan a dépassé 1.500 morts. Sept jours après la catastrophe meurtrièr

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMSR (2), UNOSAT (1), JRC (111), (4), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (3), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),