M 5.9 in Indonesia on 15 Nov 2019 01:17 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1193619
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 43.62 Km
Lat/Lon: 1.6033 , 126.3558
Event Date: 15 Nov 2019 01:17 UTC
15 Nov 2019 10:17 Local
Exposed Population: No people within 100km
Inserted at: 16 Nov 2019 01:20 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Indonesia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us60006bu3 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Latest media headlines

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A Helping HandMon, 18 Nov 2019 09:34:00 +0100.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),