M 5.9 in Indonesia on 16 Jun 2021 04:43 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

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: 5.9M
Depth: 7.86 Km
Lat/Lon: -3.5683 , 129.5273
Event Date: 16 Jun 2021 04:43 UTC
16 Jun 2021 13:43 Local
Exposed Population: About 5000 people in MMI VI
300000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us7000edf6
Inserted at: 18 Jun 2021 01:50 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.8 (Indonesia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000edf6 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -1.73  
  C2 shakemap 0.79  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.96  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1380863 0 16 Jun 2021 04:43 5.8M, 10.55km 5.5 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 00:17 NEIC
1380980 0 16 Jun 2021 04:43 5.9M, 5.69km 5.83 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 22:13 NEIC
1381142 0 16 Jun 2021 04:43 5.9M, 7.86km 5.77 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 1d 21:06 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 in Indonesia ,of Maluku (population 1,991,398) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
5100 people
1600 people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1380863 -3.593/129.502 5.8 10.6 5.405 16 Jun 2021 05:02 00:19 (new episode)
2 0 1380863 -3.593/129.502 5.8 10.6 5.502 16 Jun 2021 06:46 02:03 (upd of #1)
3 0 1380980 -3.56/129.534 5.9 5.7 5.862 17 Jun 2021 02:59 22:15 (new episode)
4 0 1380980 -3.56/129.534 5.9 5.7 5.862 17 Jun 2021 04:46 1d 00:03 (upd of #3)
5 0 1380980 -3.56/129.534 5.9 5.7 5.831 17 Jun 2021 06:45 1d 02:02 (upd of #4)
6 0 1381142 -3.568/129.527 5.9 7.9 5.767 18 Jun 2021 01:51 1d 21:07 (new episode)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia <1000 people
Maluku Indonesia 1500 people
Maluku Indonesia 210000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Haja Maluku Indonesia Village - 12 km
Japutih Maluku Indonesia Village - 31 km
Laha Maluku Indonesia Village - 38 km
Namanan Maluku Indonesia Village - 40 km
Ilasa Maluku Indonesia Village - 42 km
Tunsai Maluku Indonesia Village - 49 km
Salimena Maluku Indonesia Village - 49 km
Bemu Maluku Indonesia Village - 51 km
Kanikeh Maluku Indonesia Village - 52 km
Atiahu Maluku Indonesia Village - 53 km
Sepa Maluku Indonesia Village - 54 km
Hatumeten Maluku Indonesia Village - 64 km
Haruru Maluku Indonesia Village - 71 km
Amahai Maluku Indonesia Village 47000 people 72 km
Tobo Maluku Indonesia Village - 76 km
Seliha Maluku Indonesia Village - 77 km
Opin Maluku Indonesia Village - 78 km
Waija Maluku Indonesia Village - 79 km
Kobi Maluku Indonesia Village - 79 km
Boti Maluku Indonesia Village - 81 km
Seleman Maluku Indonesia Village - 84 km
Wahai Maluku Indonesia Village - 85 km
Kisalaut Maluku Indonesia Village - 89 km
Paulohi Maluku Indonesia Village - 90 km
Nolot Maluku Indonesia Village - 93 km
Bengoi Maluku Indonesia Village - 95 km
Tum Maluku Indonesia Village - 96 km

see full list


Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Amahai AHI unknown 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Amahai Indonesia
Wahai Indonesia
Saparua Indonesia

More information

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