M 5.6 in Indonesia on 08 Jul 2019 08:55 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: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -2.5348 , 138.5082
Event Date: 08 Jul 2019 08:55 UTC
08 Jul 2019 17:55 Local
Exposed Population: About 1000 people in MMI VI
170000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70004ejj
Inserted at: 11 Jul 2019 13:53 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.8 (Indonesia)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us70004ejj Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1265249 0 08 Jul 2019 08:55 5.6M, 10km 6.06 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 3d 04:57 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 Irian Jaya (population 1,752,571) . The nearest places are Aboemaneh, Sanintah, Dabra, Beggensabah, Dobo, Djowono, Atuoi, Gereng, Timo, Sragafareh, and Poeririm.

Radius Population
100 km 170000 people
75 km 90000 people
50 km 40000 people
20 km 4900 people
10 km 2300 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km <1000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Irian Jaya Indonesia 1.7 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Aboemaneh Papua Indonesia Village - 26 km
Sanintah Papua Indonesia Village - 33 km
Dabra Papua Indonesia Village - 36 km
Beggensabah Papua Indonesia Village - 38 km
Dobo Papua Indonesia Village - 40 km
Djowono Papua Indonesia Village - 40 km
Atuoi Papua Indonesia Village - 45 km
Gereng Papua Indonesia Village - 46 km
Timo Papua Indonesia Village - 47 km
Sragafareh Papua Indonesia Village - 48 km
Bufareh Papua Indonesia Village - 49 km
Safrontani Papua Indonesia Village - 50 km
Potowania Papua Indonesia Village - 51 km
Konotikero Papua Indonesia Village - 54 km
Sewan Papua Indonesia Village - 57 km
Kasonaweja Papua Indonesia Village - 59 km
Oedjan Papua Indonesia Village - 60 km
Kwai Papua Indonesia Village - 62 km
Tamajene Papua Indonesia Village - 68 km
Poeririm Papua Indonesia Village - 69 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Sarmi ZRM unknown 0 77 km

More information

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