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M 5.9 in Indonesia on 15 Apr 2018 19:30 UTC
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Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 5.9 M
  • Depth: 36.48 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us2000e0mq
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 1.3714, 126.8715
  • Time (UTC): 15 Apr 2018 19:30:43
  • Time (ECT): 15 Apr 2018 21:30:43
  • INFORM Coping capacity: 4.8 (IDN)

Event time line

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AlertShake
ID
ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1206915 1.371400/126.871500 5.9 36.48 4.07 15 Apr 2018 19:30 15 Apr 2018 19:49 00:18 (new episode)
2 0.01 1206915 1.371400/126.871500 5.9 36.48 4.07 15 Apr 2018 19:30 15 Apr 2018 21:32 02:01 (upd of #1)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Indonesia ,of Maluku (population 1,991,398) .

The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Population

Population in major intensity
Intensity Population
no people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Maluku Indonesia 180000 people
Maluku Indonesia 320000 people
Sulawesi Utara Indonesia 700000 people

Affected cities (first 100 records)

See complete places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Pasirputih Palau Village5 - 57 km
Peot Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 63 km
Sasu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 63 km
Sahu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 67 km
Baru Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 69 km
Bobopajo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 70 km
Jailolo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 74 km
Tahafo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 75 km
Toguear Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 76 km
Madaha Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 77 km
Togafo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 78 km
Sauru Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 79 km
Tolofu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 81 km
Talen Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 83 km
Sango Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 83 km
Jambula Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 84 km
Ternate Maluku Utara Indonesia City 100000 people 85 km
Tataleka Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 85 km
Kedi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 86 km
Sidangoli Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 87 km
Tokuoku-njeku Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 91 km
Tahua Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 91 km
Pasilulu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 91 km
Talabit Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 103 km
Ngoali Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Soanmaitik Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 107 km
Akelamo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 94 km
Balaoeting Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 94 km
Mareko Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 94 km
Gamgola Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 96 km
Dojado Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 98 km
Bakulu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 101 km
Soasiu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 102 km
Modjid Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 103 km
Dojinga Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 103 km
Kajasa Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 105 km
Mare Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Robodofo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Koesoe Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 106 km
Kusu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 107 km
Wangeotak Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 108 km
Pumadada Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 110 km
Sinjngmajehoe Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 111 km
Goemélé Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 111 km
Galela Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 113 km
Pintatu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 115 km
Tafomoetoe Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 115 km
Kau Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 115 km
Loleo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 115 km
Kusuri Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 117 km
Golea Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 118 km
Tafaga Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 118 km
Biang Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 119 km
Asimiro Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 119 km
Masifo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 122 km
Doro Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 123 km
Pediwang Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 124 km
Ngofakiaha Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 125 km
Ekor Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 126 km
Talapao Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 127 km
Patja Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 127 km
Ruko Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 128 km
Wajapiakal Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 128 km
Wadjol Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 128 km
Katana Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 129 km
Jehoe Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 129 km
Parapara Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 130 km
Matangtengin Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 131 km
Wasile Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 131 km
Tobelo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village4 - 132 km
Tahane Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 133 km
Kulo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 133 km
Doitia Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 133 km
Dodowo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 134 km
Gitaislam Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 137 km
Garoea Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 138 km
Bubale Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 138 km
Lapi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 139 km
Dowongigila Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 139 km
Taseho Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 142 km
Subaim Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 145 km
Susupu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 146 km
Tobaru Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 149 km
Dogaga Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 149 km
Supu Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 151 km
Kobe Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 153 km
Waisipang Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 155 km
Sinopa Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 157 km
Iga Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 158 km
Weda Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 159 km
Guruopin Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 161 km
Gemaf Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 161 km
Noslikoe Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 163 km
Maidi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 165 km
Buli Serani Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 166 km
Buli-besar Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 166 km
Laloein Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 168 km
Sagea Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 169 km
Sosowomo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 170 km
Wailoekom Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 171 km
Tatam Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 171 km
Lifofa Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 171 km
Pandanga Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 172 km
Maba Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 174 km
Pilowo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 174 km
Gotalalamo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 177 km
Aru Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 177 km
Posiposi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 177 km
Mafa Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 177 km
Wajabula Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 179 km
Waleh Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 180 km
Baru Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 180 km
Daruba Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 181 km
Foja Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 181 km
Tiapali Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 182 km
Wayabula Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 184 km
Bitung Sulawesi Utara Indonesia City 130000 people 186 km
Sabatai Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 186 km
Hafo Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 186 km
Buang Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 186 km
Wajamli Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 190 km
Mesa Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 190 km
Gotowasi Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 191 km
Haäs Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 193 km
Marinsow Sulawesi Utara Indonesia Village5 - 194 km
Palamea Maluku Utara Indonesia Village5 - 195 km

Critical infrastructure

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

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Babullah TTE 15 Civ. Paved No 4600
Kau KAZ unknown 0
Pitu 15 Civ. Paved No 9500
Sangir SAE unknown 0
Morotai Island OTI unknown 0
Sam Ratulangi MDC 80 Civ. Paved Yes 8200
Labuha LAH unknown 0

Major ports
Name LOCODE Country
Ternate IDTTE Indonesia
Kau Indonesia
Galela Indonesia
Akeselaka Indonesia
Tobelo Indonesia
Weda Indonesia
Buli Indonesia
Wayabula Indonesia
Bitung IDBIT Indonesia
Kema Indonesia
Manado IDMDC Indonesia
Labuha IDLAH Indonesia


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