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M 4.8 in Indonesia on 10 Aug 2018 15:57 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: 4.8M
  • Depth: 35 Km
  • Event Date: 10 Aug 2018 15:57 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 3770000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 10 Aug 2018 16:41 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.8 (IDN)


Known identifiers for this event: us1000g6f2 (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 519 | About casualties: 134 | Last hour: 0

Indonesia: Indonesia - Earthquake UPDATE (GDACS, National Authorities, AHA, media)(ECHO Daily Flash of 14 August 2018)

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:27:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

According to the National Disaster Management Authority (BNPB), as of 13 August, the death toll following the earthquake of magnitude 6.9 M that hit the island of Lombok (West Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia) had reached 392 people, with more than 1 353 people injured, and over 387 000 people displaced.

Indonesian president orders swift aids distribution in quake-stricken Lombok

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:11:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

JAKARTA, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo has issued orders to swiftly carry out mitigation and aid distributions for people affected by the earthquake on the island of Lombok. The president made the order on Monday night when meeting with officials in North Lombok, the regency most affected by the earthquake.

Indonesia sube a 436 el número de muertos por el seísmo en la isla de Lombok

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:04:00 +0200listin (es)

Las autoridades indonesias elevaron hoy a 436 el número de muertos y dejó el de personas desplazadas en 352.793 por el terremoto de magnitud 6,9 que golpeó la isla de Lombok el 5 de agosto. El portavoz de la Agencia Nacional de Gestión de Desastres (BNPB), Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, informó en un....

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