Indonesia: Earthquake – Nov 2022

Indonesia: Earthquake – Nov 2022
Indonesia: Earthquake – Nov 2022

An earthquake of 5.6 M at a depth of 10 km occurred in West Java Province (Indonesia) on 21 November at 6.21 UTC (13.21 native time). The epicentre of the earthquake was on land, about 10 km south-west of Cianjur Regency (West Java Province). USGS PAGER estimates that as much as 242,000 individuals had been uncovered to very sturdy shaking and as much as 978,000 individuals to sturdy shaking. The earthquake occasion was felt as effectively within the Jakarta Capital Metropolis, in line with media studies. In accordance with the Indonesian Nationwide Board for Catastrophe Administration (BNPB), two individuals died and 4 others sustained accidents in Cianjur. Preliminary injury estimations report at the very least seven destroyed homes, two broken authorities buildings, three broken academic amenities, and one broken place of worship. Warnings for heavy rainfall accompanied by lightning and robust winds have been issued for 21-22 November over West Java, together with Cianjur Regency. (ECHO, 21 Nov 2022)

A lethal 5.6-magnitude earthquake struck western Indonesia Monday, killing at the very least 162 individuals and injuring a whole bunch in Cianjur in West Java. A whole lot of buildings had been destroyed or broken within the space, the place landslides are frequent. Hundreds are estimated to have been displaced from their properties, and medical amenities had been treating sufferers outdoor. Search and rescue operations are ongoing. (Direct Reduction, 21 Nov 2022)

About 268 individuals died and 151 are lacking throughout West Java province, as a result of 5.6M earthquake occasion that occurred on 21 November in Cianjur Regency, as confirmed by the Indonesian Nationwide Board for Catastrophe Administration (BNPB). Practically 58,400 individuals stay displaced, whereas greater than 1,080 people sustained accidents. The assessed infrastructure injury consists of about 22,200 affected homes and two hospitals in Cianjur Regency. (ECHO, 23 Nov 2022)

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