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Indonesia, Earthquake in Mamasa, West Sulawesi

12:58 Nov 17 2018 Mamasa

Description
Mamasa - Aftershocks still shake Mamasa Regency , West Sulawesi. The Mamasa Regional Disaster Management Agency (BPBD) noted that 243 buildings were damaged.

Details, 203 houses and 40 buildings owned by the government.The details are 203 houses and 40 government-owned buildings. (Abdy Febriady / detikcom)

"Especially for residents' houses, 158 houses were slightly damaged, 26 houses were moderately damaged, and 19 houses were severely damaged," said Head of Mamasa BPBD, Daud Sattu, Saturday (11/17/2018).

Also read: Earthquake magnitude 2.3 and 3.1 occurred in Mamasa Sulbar

In addition, according to David, 40 government-owned building units were damaged. The building consists of offices, schools, and places of worship. "Government buildings, 4 buildings were slightly damaged, 9 buildings were moderately damaged, and 27 buildings were severely damaged," he said.

Mamasa BPBD also urged residents to remain vigilant and not panic.

The previous aftershock shook Mamasa. The first earthquake measuring M 2.8 occurred at 07.30 WIB. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 kilometers southeast of Mamasa, Sulbar, and was felt on a scale of II MMI in Mamasa.

Residents in Mamasa who were traumatized by the earthquake still survived in refugee camps.Residents in Mamasa who were traumatized by the earthquake still survived in refugee camps. (Abdy Febriady / detikcom)

The aftershocks with smaller strength, namely M 2.7, again occurred at 07.34 WIB. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 kilometers southeast of Mamasa, Sulbar, and was felt on the scale of MMI II in Mamasa. Residents still survive in refugee camps.
Additional Data
Country: Indonesia
Affected Area / Region: West Sulawesi, Mamasa

Casualties

Affected Families: 8000

Damages

Damaged houses: 203Damaged public buildings / facilities: 40

Credibility: UP DOWN 0

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