M 5.8 in Indonesia on 30 Dec 2018 08:39 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.8M
Depth: 168.3 Km
Lat/Lon: -2.657 , 102.3488
Event Date: 30 Dec 2018 08:39 UTC
Exposed Population: 1770000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 30 Dec 2018 08:56 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 117 | About casualties: 20 | Last hour: 0

IOM in Humanitarian Operations and Clusters
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 05:24:00 +0100.

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IOM in Humanitarian Operations and Clusters
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 04:48:00 +0100.

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Moderate earthquake hits Sumbawa region, Indonesia
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 20:40:00 +0100.

KUALA LUMPUR : A moderate earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale hit the Sumbawa Region, Indonesia at about 10.26 tonight. A statement from the Malaysian Meteorological Department said the quake occurred at a depth of 25km and at a d
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Airplanes flying in Makassar sky on eastern Indonesia’s Sulawesi islan ...
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 17:05:00 +0100.

Five aircraft were left flying above a Makassar airport in South Sulawesi on Tuesday afternoon after cumulonimbus clouds surrounded the area, forming wave-like clouds that some said resembled a tsunami. The aircraft stayed airborne for abou
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (37), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),