Indonesia: Potentially affected settlements over Tanjung and Pemenang Districts, Lombok Utara Regency, Nusa Tenggara Barat Province - 7 & 8 August 2018


This map illustrates satellite-detected potentially affected settlements over Tanjung and Pemenang Districts, in Lombok Utara Regency, as of 7 August 2018, after the 6.9 earthquake, that stroke Lombok Island on 5 August 2018. The analysis was conducted using post-event Pleiades satellite imagery acquired on 7 and 8 August 2018. UNITAR-UNOSAT analysis shows an estimation of the settlement size (Hamlet, Little village and Major village) associated to a damage level (Moderately damaged, severely damaged and Destroyed). Within the map extent 49 settlements were categorized as destroyed, 57 as severely damaged and 129 as moderately damaged. Within the analysed area, Tanjung is the most affected district and Sigar Penjalin and Sokong are its most affected desa. In Pemenang district the most affected desa is Pemenang Barat. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR - UNOSAT.