M 4.8 in Indonesia on 17 Jul 2017 16:19 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.8M
Depth: 44.62 km
Lat/Lon: -5.34 , 103.3725
Event Date: 17 Jul 2017 16:19 UTC
Exposed Population: 110000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 17 Jul 2017 18:32 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.8 (IDN)

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Latest media headlines

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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:29:00 +0200.

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Earthquake that devastated Turkish resorts is explained
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 +0200.

The magnitude-6.7 quake triggered a colossal tsunami, leaving two dead and hundreds more injured. Tsunamis are generated from large and shallow quakes with an epicenter or fault line in the ocean floor. These tsunamis usually occur at the b
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Tsunami nedir, nasıl oluşur?
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 +0200.

'Tsunami' sözcüğü Japonca'da 'liman dalgası' anlamına geliyor. Önceleri tsunami dalgalarına, 'med-cezir' dalgası deniyordu, ancak dalgaların med-cezir ile alakası olmadığı anlaşıldıkça bu terim kullanılmamaya başlandı. Tsunami tek bir dalg
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),