M 4.6 in Indonesia on 14 Jan 2019 03:24 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1167957
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 41.72 Km
Lat/Lon: 1.6175 , 126.4043
Event Date: 14 Jan 2019 03:24 UTC
14 Jan 2019 12:24 Local
Exposed Population:
No people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 Jan 2019 04:18 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Indonesia)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000j3mc Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 25 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

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Indonesian shrimp hatcheries struggling to recover from tsunamiThu, 17 Jan 2019 17:49:00 +0100.

The vannamei shrimp industry in the Lampung region of Indonesia has yet to recover from the tsunami that hit there nearly three weeks ago, the , an Indonesian newspaper, reports. Nearly 400 people were killed, 1,400 injured and and some 12
Before-and-after images reveal the transformation of Indonesia's tsuna ... Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:29:00 +0100.

The waves pummeled the islands of Java and Sumatra, killing more than 400 people and . Thousands lost their homes. The volcano used to be 1,108 feet high, but shrank to after the collapse. On December 22, 2018, tsunami waves hit the coasts

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

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 (2), INFORM (2),