M 5.6 in Flores Sea on 22 Jun 2022 05:01 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 499.18 Km
Lat/Lon: -7.3324 , 120.4418
Event Date: 22 Jun 2022 05:01 UTC
22 Jun 2022 13:01 Local
Exposed Population: 50 thousand in 100km
Source: NEIC us7000hj75
Inserted at: 22 Jun 2022 05:21 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000hj75 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1449850 0 22 Jun 2022 05:01 5.6M, 499.18km 1.83 N/A (in MMI>=VII) 00:20 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened off shore.

Radius Population
100 km 49000 people
75 km 37000 people
50 km 21000 people
20 km no people
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Benteng Sulawesi Selatan Indonesia Village - 35 km
Pekangkang Sulawesi Selatan Indonesia Village - 39 km
Boneogeh Sulawesi Selatan Indonesia Village - 41 km
Kajuangin Sulawesi Selatan Indonesia Village - 41 km
Udjung Sulawesi Selatan Indonesia Village - 46 km
Patoegoe Sulawesi Selatan Indonesia Village - 53 km
Beru Sulawesi Selatan Indonesia Village - 62 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

More information

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