Nov 21, 2016

GDACS daily newsletter for 21/11/2016

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 21/11/2016

This daily newsletter provides an overview of the natural disasters that happened in the last 24 hours and response measures for ongoing disasters. GDACS currently covers earthquakes, tsunamis, tropical cyclones, volcanic eruptions and floods. The color coding (red, orange, green) is related to the estimated humanitarian impact of the event.

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Disaster events in the last 24 hours

GDACS detected the following potential disasters. For up-to-date media coverage, latest maps and ReliefWeb content related to these disasters, please go to GDACS homepage.

map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:34.67km) in Japan 21/11/2016 03:58 UTC, About 765 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 3:58:12 AM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting About 765 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:34.67km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:51.31km) in Japan 21/11/2016 02:47 UTC, 1891280 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 2:47:09 AM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 1891280 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:51.31km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 21/11/2016 02:29 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 2:29:24 AM, an earthquake occurred in [unknown] potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km) in Venezuela 21/11/2016 01:36 UTC, 1082674 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 1:36:26 AM, an earthquake occurred in Venezuela potentially affecting 1082674 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:14.67km) in Chile 21/11/2016 00:09 UTC, 386807 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 12:09:49 AM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting 386807 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:14.67km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 20/11/2016 23:25 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 11:25:02 PM, an earthquake occurred in [unknown] potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:17.18km) in Japan 20/11/2016 21:59 UTC, 3554675 people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 9:59:26 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 3554675 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:17.18km.
map White earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:115.79km) in Argentina 20/11/2016 20:57 UTC, 687988 people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 8:57:43 PM, an earthquake occurred in Argentina potentially affecting 687988 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:115.79km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in South Africa 20/11/2016 17:56 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 5:56:13 PM, an earthquake occurred in South Africa potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:16.73km) in New Zealand 20/11/2016 15:31 UTC, 394636 people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 3:31:25 PM, an earthquake occurred in New Zealand potentially affecting 394636 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:16.73km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in South Africa 20/11/2016 15:29 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 3:29:35 PM, an earthquake occurred in South Africa potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in Mexico 20/11/2016 14:41 UTC, About 263 people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 2:41:07 PM, an earthquake occurred in Mexico potentially affecting About 263 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:14.42km) in South Africa 20/11/2016 10:45 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 10:45:12 AM, an earthquake occurred in South Africa potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:14.42km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:14.03km) in South Africa 20/11/2016 09:08 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/20/2016 9:08:03 AM, an earthquake occurred in South Africa potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:14.03km.

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Discussions in Virtual OSOCC

The GDACS Virtual OSOCC is a forum for emergency managers. If you are involved in an ongoing emergency as a local emergency management authority or as an international responder, please provide your information in the GDACS Virtual OSOCC. The following emergencies are currently open.

Open emergencies
Hurricane Matthew - Caribbean region
28-Sep-2016

updated: 15-Nov-2016
TC-2016-000106-HTI
Flood In Dominican Republic
15-Nov-2016

updated: 20-Nov-2016

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Created on 21 Nov 2016 08:10 +01:00.


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