Nov 23, 2016

GDACS daily newsletter for 23/11/2016

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 23/11/2016

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 alert for tropical cyclone OTTO-16. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 21/11/2016 to 23/11/2016, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 139 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.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:24.58km) in Pakistan 23/11/2016 00:19 UTC, 493446 people within 100km.
On 11/23/2016 12:19:11 AM, an earthquake occurred in Pakistan potentially affecting 493446 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:24.58km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:78.3km) in Japan 22/11/2016 17:53 UTC, About 52930 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 5:53:02 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting About 52930 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:78.3km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in South Africa 22/11/2016 15:15 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 3:15:19 PM, an earthquake occurred in South Africa potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:16.19km) in United States 22/11/2016 14:10 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 2:10:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in United States potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:16.19km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:13.77km) in New Zealand 22/11/2016 14:04 UTC, 239586 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 2:04:07 PM, an earthquake occurred in New Zealand potentially affecting 239586 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:13.77km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:12.67km) in Japan 22/11/2016 14:03 UTC, 608272 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 2:03:58 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 608272 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:12.67km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km) in Japan 22/11/2016 13:34 UTC, 709807 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 1:34:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 709807 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in Russian Federation 22/11/2016 11:37 UTC, About 4928 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 11:37:12 AM, an earthquake occurred in Russian Federation potentially affecting About 4928 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:14.89km) in New Zealand 22/11/2016 09:49 UTC, 426437 people within 100km.
On 11/22/2016 9:49:38 AM, an earthquake occurred in New Zealand potentially affecting 426437 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:14.89km.

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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: 22-Nov-2016
Flood In Dominican Republic
15-Nov-2016

updated: 21-Nov-2016

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Created on 23 Nov 2016 08:10 +01:00.


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