M 5.5 in Indonesia on 08 Feb 2020 06:36 UTC
EQ parameters
Tsunami

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: 5.5M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -2.8666 , 129.9255
Event Date: 08 Feb 2020 06:36 UTC
08 Feb 2020 15:36 Local
Exposed Population: About 11000 people in MMI VI
220000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70007lf3
Inserted at: 09 Feb 2020 06:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.8 (Indonesia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70007lf3 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -1.73  
  C2 shakemap 0.79  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.96  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1295199 0 08 Feb 2020 06:36 5.5M, 10km 5.88 230 thousand 1d 00:08 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Indonesia , Province of Maluku (population 1,991,398) . The nearest places are Kobi, Boti, Seliha, Noesabotam, Wahakajam, Bengoi, Pasaheri, Kaloa, Wahai, Hote, and Bula.

Radius Population
100 km 220000 people
75 km 160000 people
50 km 98000 people
20 km 34000 people
10 km <1000 people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia 1.9 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Kobi Maluku Indonesia Village - 10 km
Boti Maluku Indonesia Village - 14 km
Seliha Maluku Indonesia Village - 15 km
Noesabotam Maluku Indonesia Village - 23 km
Wahakajam Maluku Indonesia Village - 26 km
Bengoi Maluku Indonesia Village - 32 km
Pasaheri Maluku Indonesia Village - 35 km
Kaloa Maluku Indonesia Village - 38 km
Wahai Maluku Indonesia Village - 50 km
Hote Maluku Indonesia Village - 50 km
Tunsai Maluku Indonesia Village - 51 km
Salimena Maluku Indonesia Village - 52 km
Ilasa Maluku Indonesia Village - 52 km
Laha Maluku Indonesia Village - 54 km
Atiahu Maluku Indonesia Village - 54 km
Kanikeh Maluku Indonesia Village - 57 km
Negriangoes Maluku Indonesia Village - 58 km
Bemu Maluku Indonesia Village - 60 km
Japutih Maluku Indonesia Village - 65 km
Hoaoeloe Maluku Indonesia Village - 67 km
Bula Maluku Indonesia Village - 69 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Wahai Indonesia 48 km
Bula IDBUA Indonesia 69 km

More information

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