M 6.4 in Indonesia on 13 Aug 2017 03:08 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.4M
Depth: 35.9 Km
Lat/Lon: -3.7937 , 101.6003
Event Date: 13 Aug 2017 03:08 UTC
Exposed Population: 890000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000a7q2
Inserted at: 13 Aug 2017 03:28 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.8 (Indonesia)

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Indonesia ,of Bengkulu (population 1,268,316) . The alertlevel for this event is Green

Intensity Population
no people
110000 people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1177223 -3.794/101.6 6.4 35.9 4.8 13 Aug 2017 03:29 00:21 (new episode)
2 0 1177223 -3.794/101.6 6.4 35.9 5.29 13 Aug 2017 05:11 02:03 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Bengkulu Indonesia 110000 people

Affected populated places (*)

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Ketaun Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 51 km
Serangai Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Penampung Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 52 km
Lais Bengkulu Indonesia Village4 - 57 km
Baru Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 60 km
Seblat Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 62 km
Lubuktandjung Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 63 km
Pasarseblat Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 64 km
Talangbenal Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 68 km
Tandjungdalam Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 69 km
Goenoengsailan Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 70 km
Tandjungagung Bengkulu Indonesia Village5 - 71 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

More information

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