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M 5.5 in Indonesia on 09 Jan 2017 11:28 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
  • Depth: 63.5 Km
  • Event Date: 09 Jan 2017 11:28 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1802433 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 09 Jan 2017 11:51 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: us10007s3x (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 302 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Indonesia: PMI recovery of livelihoods and shelter and citizens health
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:42:00 +0100   reliefWeb (en)

The Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) started early recovery activities to help the people of Aceh were hit by an earthquake Aceh Pidie Jaya. This activity is carried after a disaster emergency response, which expired last December 2016. PMI early recovery operations are focused on two activities, namely....

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Indonesia set to restore 2 mln hectares of peatland by 2020
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:23:00 +0100   sinacom (en)

JAKARTA, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Indonesian government is set to restore around 2 million hectares of peatland across the country by 2020 to address forest fire threat and preserve eco-system. Indonesian President Joko Widodo made the announcement at the State Palace on Wednesday, noting that....

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Indonesia set to restore 2 mln hectares of peatland by 2020
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:19:00 +0100   xinhuanet_en (en)

JAKARTA, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Indonesian government is set to restore around 2 million hectares of peatland across the country by 2020 to address forest fire threat and preserve eco-system. Indonesian President Joko Widodo made the announcement at the State Palace on Wednesday, noting that....

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