M 5.1 in Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on 12 May 2022 07:22 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 1322244
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 129.82 Km
Lat/Lon: -0.0387 , 123.3786
Event Date: 12 May 2022 07:22 UTC
12 May 2022 15:22 Local
Exposed Population:
900 thousand in 100km
Inserted at: 12 May 2022 07:41 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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(Rapid Impact)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000hki3 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 rapid impact -0.59  
  C2 rapid impact 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Indonesia: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawes ... 2022-05-12T09:53+0200.

The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 5.0 quake in Indonesia near Gorontalo, only 14 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Thursday, May 12th, 2022, at 3:22 pm local time at an intermediate depth

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 (42), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (2), (2), INFORM (1),