M 5.7 in Indonesia on 14 Jan 2021 06:35 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 1251511
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 18.83 Km
Lat/Lon: -2.9688 , 118.8931
Event Date: 14 Jan 2021 06:35 UTC
14 Jan 2021 14:35 Local
Exposed Population: About 14000 people in MMI>=VI
1060000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 Jan 2021 06:55 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (Indonesia)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000d882 Scaled population (raster) 2.05  
  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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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 973 | About casualties: 282 | Last hour: 0

Hunt on for buried survivorsSat, 16 Jan 2021 23:57:00 +0100.

An aftershock jolted Indonesia's Sulawesi island yesterday as rescue workers combed the rubble of collapsed buildings for survivors after an earthquake killed at least 46 people on Friday and sent thousands of residents fleeing in panic. Th
Sismo de magnitud 6.2 dejó al menos 46 muertos en Indonesia centralSat, 16 Jan 2021 23:35:00 +0100.

El portal El Clarín informa que, al menos 46 personas han muerto y 826 resultaron heridas a raíz del sismo de magnitud 6,2 y a poca profundidad que azotó ayer la isla de Célebes, en la región central Indonesia, conforme al último recuento o
Hunt for buried survivors after Indonesia quakeSat, 16 Jan 2021 23:14:00 +0100.

Sulawesi, Indonesia. Rescuers scrambled to find buried survivors on Saturday after a powerful earthquake on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island killed dozens, injured hundreds and left more feared trapped in the rubble of collapsed buildings. At le
Indonésie: les sauveteurs retrouvent une dizaine de survivants du séis ... Sat, 16 Jan 2021 23:06:00 +0100.

Au moins 46 personnes sont mortes dans le tremblement de terre de magnitude 6,2, selon un porte-parole de l'agence de gestion des catastrophes. Ce séisme a déclenché la panique chez les habitants de l'ouest de l'île de Célèbes, déjà frappée

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

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (44), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),