Alertes de sécurité

À noter, les alertes ne sont disponibles qu'en anglais
26 sept. 2019 | 05h23 UTC

Indonesia: One fatality following 6.5-magnitude earthquake in Maluku province September 26 /update 1

Indonesia Alerte de sécurité

At least one dead, two wounded following 6.5-magnitude earthquake in Maluku province on September 26; more aftershocks possible

TIMEFRAME expected from 26/9/2019, 12h00 until 26/9/2019, 11h59 (Asia/Jakarta). COUNTRY/REGION Indonesia, Ambon

Read all related news alert(s):

Event

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake hit 37 km (22 mi) northeast of Ambon (Maluku province) at approximately 08:46 (local time) on Thursday, September 26. The quake struck at at a depth of 29 km (18 mi). Local officials have recorded at least one fatality and local media outlets have reported at least two additional people were injured and several buildings damaged. Indonesia's Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG) said that there was no tsunami potential. At least one aftershock struck the area at around 09:39, according to the US  Geological Survey. Further aftershocks are possible in the region over the coming hours.  

Advice

Individuals in the affected area are advised to monitor the situation and prepare for potential aftershocks.

In the event of aftershocks, individuals are advised to protect themselves as much as possible from falling debris if indoors (e.g. under a table), move away from the windows, and not attempt to leave a building unless there is an immediate danger. If outdoors, move away from tall buildings, utility wires, and streetlights.

 

Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Alertes reliées