M 4.5 in Indonesia on 27 Feb 2021 02:32 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 1257681
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
Depth: 91.65 Km
Lat/Lon: 4.7386 , 126.2229
Event Date: 27 Feb 2021 02:32 UTC
27 Feb 2021 10:32 Local
Exposed Population:
140000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 27 Feb 2021 02:52 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4.8 (Indonesia)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000de1z Scaled population (vector) 4.45  
  C1 earthquake 1.54  
  C2 earthquake -0.64  
  Country Vulnerability 0.09  
  INFORM_normalised 0.96  
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 32 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

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World Earthquake Report for March 2021Tue, 02 Mar 2021 20:11:00 +0100.

(26 Feb ) Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction. ... : T
Azerbaijan allocates $50,000 in aid to Indonesia after deadly earthqua ... Tue, 02 Mar 2021 14:09:00 +0100.

By Vafa Ismayilova. The Azerbaijani government has allocated $50,000 in aid to Indonesia to eliminate the consequences of the earthquake that struck West Sulawesi in January this year, news sources have reported. Indonesia's Red Cross recei
A moderate earthquake of 4.6 strikes near Banda Aceh, Kota Banda Aceh, ... Tue, 02 Mar 2021 14:02:00 +0100.

18:42 PM | Posted by: Earthquake Monitor. Earthquake 4.6 Mar 2 1:22 am (GMT +7) A 4.6-magnitude earthquake occurred early in the morning on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 1:22 a.m. local time near Banda Aceh, Kota Banda Aceh, Aceh, Indonesia, ac

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: EC-JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),