Nov 22, 2016

GDACS daily newsletter for 22/11/2016

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 22/11/2016

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 5.3M, Depth:3.79km) in New Zealand 22/11/2016 05:13 UTC, 415144 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 5:13:36 AM, an earthquake occurred in New Zealand potentially affecting 415144 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:3.79km.
map Orange alert for tropical cyclone OTTO-16. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.176 million.
From 21/11/2016 to 22/11/2016, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 130 km/h) OTTO-16 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: Nicaragua, Costa Rica (vulnerability Medium). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.176 million.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10.79km) in Japan 22/11/2016 01:38 UTC, 548743 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 1:38:00 AM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 548743 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10.79km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.9M, Depth:10km) in Off E. Coast Of N. Island, N.Z. 22/11/2016 00:19 UTC, About 18983 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 12:19:43 AM, an earthquake occurred in Off E. Coast Of N. Island, N.Z. potentially affecting About 18983 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.9M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:24.12km) in Japan 21/11/2016 23:39 UTC, 612867 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 11:39:54 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 612867 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:24.12km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km) in Japan 21/11/2016 23:23 UTC, 840546 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 11:23:17 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 840546 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in Japan 21/11/2016 21:50 UTC, 424753 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 9:50:56 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 424753 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:15.84km) in Japan 21/11/2016 21:39 UTC, 1207046 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 9:39:43 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 1207046 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:15.84km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km) in Japan 21/11/2016 21:28 UTC, 1102019 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 9:28:25 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 1102019 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km) in Japan 21/11/2016 21:10 UTC, 527025 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 9:10:21 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 527025 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km.
map Orange earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.9M, Depth:11.35km) in Japan 21/11/2016 20:59 UTC, 702984 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 8:59:49 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 702984 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.9M, Depth:11.35km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:99.12km) in Guam 21/11/2016 19:02 UTC, 161625 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 7:02:42 PM, an earthquake occurred in Guam potentially affecting 161625 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:99.12km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km) in South Africa 21/11/2016 13:00 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 1:00:24 PM, an earthquake occurred in South Africa potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:11.7km) in Chile 21/11/2016 12:51 UTC, 103073 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 12:51:47 PM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting 103073 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:11.7km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:24.85km) in Indonesia 21/11/2016 10:34 UTC, 1159700 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 10:34:07 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 1159700 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:24.85km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 21/11/2016 08:36 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 8:36:25 AM, an earthquake occurred in [unknown] potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 21/11/2016 08:31 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 8:31:38 AM, an earthquake occurred in [unknown] potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:64.79km) in Philippines 21/11/2016 08:11 UTC, 2241195 people within 100km.
On 11/21/2016 8:11:54 AM, an earthquake occurred in Philippines potentially affecting 2241195 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:64.79km.

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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: 21-Nov-2016
TC-2016-000106-HTI
Earthquake near Fukushima, Japan
21-Nov-2016

updated: 21-Nov-2016
Flood In Dominican Republic
15-Nov-2016

updated: 21-Nov-2016

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