M 6 in Indonesia on 22 Jan 2022 02:26 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 1307001
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 23.99 Km
Lat/Lon: 3.6951 , 126.6747
Event Date: 22 Jan 2022 02:26 UTC
22 Jan 2022 10:26 Local
Exposed Population: About 2000 people in MMI
210 thousand in 100km
Inserted at: 22 Jan 2022 02:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4.8 (Indonesia)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000ge38 Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -1.73  
  C2 shakemap 0.79  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.96  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. 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

Articles: 350 | About casualties: 9 | Last hour: 0

From bushfires to tsunamis, Janet’s quilts comfort those in need2022-01-26T02:19+0100.

Janet MacFadyen’s quilts have been raffled by the Armenian embassy in Paris to pay for orphanages, and were flown to Indonesia after the 2004 tsunami. At the turn of the century, she would regularly drive a trailer full of them from her hom
Tonga shock wave created tsunamis in two different oceans2022-01-26T00:59+0100.

When Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha‘apai, a mostly submerged volcanic cauldron in the South Pacific Ocean, exploded on 15 January, it unleashed a blast perhaps as powerful as the world’s biggest nuclear bomb, and drove tsunami waves that crashed into
Tonga: Aid ramped up after eruption and tsunami2022-01-26T00:56+0100.

Kuala Lumpur/Suva, 26 January 2022 Local relief teams are urgently providing supplies to communities across Tonga, hit hard by a volcanic eruption and tsunami that destroyed hundreds of homes and left thousands without safe drinking water.
Long-term planning crucial to Tonga’s recovery2022-01-26T00:47+0100.

As recovery efforts began in Tonga, after the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano eruption and the tsunami that followed, the first priority will be to provide immediate relief to communities to save lives and respond to urgent needs. While t

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 (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),