A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the BMKG as M6.2 hit Indonesia’s Timor region at 07:08 UTC (14:08 local time) on August 28, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). USGS is reporting M6.2 at a depth of 8.6 km (5.3 miles). EMSC is reporting Mw6.2 at a depth of 2 km (1.2 miles). This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.