M 5.6 in Indonesia on 14 Oct 2021 15:16 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 1290182
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 40.35 Km
Lat/Lon: 1.2099 , 126.1761
Event Date: 14 Oct 2021 15:16 UTC
15 Oct 2021 00:16 Local
Exposed Population: No people affected in MMI IV
No people affected in 100km
Inserted at: 18 Oct 2021 15:04 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 1.1 (Indonesia)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000fuke Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 174 | About casualties: 12 | Last hour: 0

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (45), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),