M 5.1 in Flores Region, Indonesia on 31 Dec 2020 10:18 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 1249812
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 122.84 Km
Lat/Lon: -8.8164 , 122.348
Event Date: 31 Dec 2020 10:18 UTC
31 Dec 2020 18:18 Local
Exposed Population:
810000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 31 Dec 2020 10:38 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000d4iv Scaled population (vector) 6.03  
  C1 earthquake 1.54  
  C2 earthquake -0.64  
  Country Vulnerability 0.09  
  INFORM_normalised 0.96  
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Indonesia: Magnitude-5.1 offshore earthquake in Savu Sea Dec. 31Thu, 31 Dec 2020 13:45:00 +0100.

Magnitude-5.1 offshore earthquake occurs in the Savu Sea, Indonesia, at 1818 Dec. 31. No immediate reports of damage or injuries.

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),