M 5.6 in Banda Sea on 09 Aug 2022 12:59 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 1333289
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 160.417 Km
Lat/Lon: -6.7514 , 130.0087
Event Date: 09 Aug 2022 12:59 UTC
09 Aug 2022 21:59 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
1 thousand in MMI IV
Inserted at: 09 Aug 2022 13:19 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 ()


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000i9cd 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.
Virtual OSOCC
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (50), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), USGS (5), (2), INFORM (1),