M 5.9 in Indonesia on 09 Aug 2018 05:25 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -8.3939 , 116.2078
Event Date: 09 Aug 2018 05:25 UTC
Exposed Population: 4740000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000g5n1
Inserted at: 09 Aug 2018 05:48 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.8 (Indonesia)

Gdacs Score

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm)Source
1223223 0.26 09 Aug 2018 05:25 5.9M, 10km 6.85 4.7 million 00:22 NEIC

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Indonesia , Province of Nusa Tenggara Barat (population 3,624,042) . The nearest places are Soeroengdjoekoeng, Tandjung, Pamenang, Salangan, Mangsit, Mataram, Tandjoengkarang, Praya, Desa Anjar, Kopang, and Amlapura.

Radius Population
100 km 4.7 million people
75 km 3.6 million people
50 km 2.6 million people
20 km 91000 people
10 km 28000 people
5 km 5300 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia 3.6 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Soeroengdjoekoeng Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 6 km
Tandjung Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 6 km
Pamenang Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 11 km
Salangan Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 19 km
Mangsit Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village6 - 20 km
Mataram Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia City 310000 people 23 km
Tandjoengkarang Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 24 km
Praya Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 28 km
Desa Anjar Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 31 km
Kopang Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 32 km
Sangjang Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 32 km
Bayan Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 35 km
Geroeng Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 35 km
Praja Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 32000 people 37 km
Sambaloen Lawang Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 37 km
Sembaloenboemboeng Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 38 km
Soerelage Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 43 km
Lembar Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 43 km
Sakra Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 43 km
Masabagik Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 46 km
Sengkol Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 46 km
Balli Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 47 km
Genti Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 48 km
Lepeloang Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 50 km
Pringgabaja Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 51 km
Lombok Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Sembelie Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 53 km
Labuhanpon Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 54 km
Soengian Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 54 km
Blongas Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 55 km
Koeta Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village6 - 58 km
Karangasem Bali Indonesia Village5 31000 people 59 km
Awang Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village6 - 60 km
Chulik Bali Indonesia Village5 - 64 km
Sunut Nusa Tenggara Barat Indonesia Village5 - 64 km
Tjulik Bali Indonesia Village5 - 66 km
Amlapura Bali Indonesia Village5 - 67 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Selaparang AMI 16 Civ. Paved Yes 6800 22 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Ampenan IDAMP Indonesia 24 km
Labuantring Bay Indonesia 41 km
Labuhanhaji Indonesia 54 km
Taliwang Indonesia 80 km

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