M 6.3 in Indonesia on 01 Dec 2018 13:27 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.3M
Depth: 140.61 Km
Lat/Lon: -7.403 , 128.7097
Event Date: 01 Dec 2018 13:27 UTC
Exposed Population: About 2000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 01 Dec 2018 13:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 41 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Tsunami alert after New Caledonia quake
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 11:37:00 +0100.

A 7.5 magnitude quake has struck close to New Caledonia in the Pacific, with a tsunami alert issued for coasts within 1,000km (620 miles). Tsunami waves have now been observed, monitors reported. The quake struck at a depth of 10km at 04:18
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New Caledonia's quake-triggered tsunami alert lifted
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:49:00 +0100.

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images. A tsunami warning in New Caledonia - triggered by a powerful earthquake in the Pacific - has now been lifted. There have been no reports of injuries or damage in the French overseas territory, officials say
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Powerful earthquake in New Caledonia is followed by tsunami warning
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:38:00 +0100.

A powerful earthquake registering 7.5 on the Richter scale hit New Caledonia in the Pacific in the early hours of this morning. This was followed by a tsunami warning for the coast at a distance of 1000 kms. It is being reported that tsunam
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Tsunami alert after New Caledonia earthquake
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:43:00 +0100.

A 7.5 magnitude quake has struck close to New Caledonia in the Pacific, with a tsunami alert issued for coasts within 1,000km (620 miles). Tsunami waves have now been observed, monitors reported. The quake struck at a depth of 10km at 04:18
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (112), (4), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (3), WMO (3), USGS (4), INFORM (6), NOAA (2),