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M 4.7 in Indonesia on 15 Apr 2018 22:40 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
  • Depth: 173.16 Km
  • Event Date: 15 Apr 2018 22:40 UTC
  • Exposed Population: About 300 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 15 Apr 2018 22:55 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 ()


Known identifiers for this event: us2000e0q5 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 67 | About casualties: 39 | Last hour: 0

Mueren dos personas y 2.000 se ven desplazadas a causa de un terremoto en Indonesia

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 20:15:00 +0200teinteresa (es)

Al menos dos personas han muerto y otras 2.000 se han visto desplazadas a causa del terremoto registrado el miércoles en Java Central, en el centro de Indonesia, según han confirmado este jueves las autoridades. La Agencia de Mitigación de Desastres de Indonesia (BPBD) ha indicado que el seísmo, de....

Shallow quake in Indonesia kills 3, damages hundreds of homes; two-week emergency declared in affected areas

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:24:00 +0200firstpost (en)

Jakarta : A shallow earthquake in central Indonesia has [[killed]] three people and damaged more than 300 homes, disaster officials said Thursday as they declared a two-week emergency for the affected areas. The shallow earthquake in central Indonesia has killed people and damaged hundreds of homes,....

Two killed, 20 injured as 4.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:20:00 +0200iran-daily (en)

Hundreds of people fled their homes as tremors struck Banjarnegara district of Central Java late on Wednesday. A shallow earthquake brought down hundreds of poorly built buildings in Indonesia, forcing more than 2,000 people to flee their homes, rescue officials said on Thursday, according to Hindustantimes.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (68), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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