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Mw 6.4 Earthquake, Orange alert in Indonesia on 13 Aug 2017 03:08 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

  • Earthquake Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:35.9km
  • on 13 Aug 2017 03:08 UTC
  • 899133 people within 100km
  • inserted at 13 Aug 2017 03:28:06 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: gfz2017ptmx (geofonid) us2000a7q2 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 376 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Indonesia: The 1st Meeting of Southeastern Asia-Oceania Flash Flood Guidance (SAOFFG) Steering Committee
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:37:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

The 1st Meeting of Southeastern Asia-Oceania Flash Flood Guidance (SAOFFG) Steering Committee appointed the Agency for Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics of the Republic of Indonesia as the Regional Center for Flash Flood Guidance System Project (FFGSP).

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Duck and cover: Indonesian children take part in tsunami drill
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:45:00 +0200   euronews-en (en)

Students scrambled to safety as sirens blared during a tsunami drill on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Tuesday, part of a campaign to ....

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Indonesia’s Bali holds tsunami drills for school students
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:13:00 +0200   expressindia (en)

Students scrambled to safety as sirens blared during a tsunami drill on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Tuesday, part of a campaign to prepare for disasters in the quake-prone country. Students at the Tanjung Benoa 2 elementary school took cover under their desks when the quake drill began,....

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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.

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.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (74), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (6),

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