May 8, 2017

GDACS daily newsletter for 08/05/2017

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 08/05/2017

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 4.5M, Depth:10km) in North Of Svalbard 08/05/2017 04:48 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 5/8/2017 4:48:53 AM, an earthquake occurred in North Of Svalbard potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km.
map Green alert for tropical cyclone DONNA-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 02/05/2017 to 08/05/2017, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 213 km/h) DONNA-17 was active in SEPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: New Caledonia (vulnerability Medium). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:11.2km) in Saudi Arabia 07/05/2017 14:23 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 5/7/2017 2:23:33 PM, an earthquake occurred in Saudi Arabia potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:11.2km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:49.67km) in Indonesia 07/05/2017 11:29 UTC, 548778 people within 100km.
On 5/7/2017 11:29:19 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 548778 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:49.67km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:32.54km) in Indonesia 07/05/2017 11:24 UTC, 254017 people within 100km.
On 5/7/2017 11:24:47 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 254017 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:32.54km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:76.24km) in Vanuatu 07/05/2017 09:52 UTC, Few people within 100km.
On 5/7/2017 9:52:52 AM, an earthquake occurred in Vanuatu potentially affecting Few people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:76.24km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 07/05/2017 08:08 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 5/7/2017 8:08:32 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km.

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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
TC Donna (Vanuatu)
4-May-2017

updated: 4-May-2017
Peru - floods
17-Mar-2017

updated: 16-Apr-2017
FL-2017-000014-PER
Tropical cyclone ENAWO - Madagascar
5-Mar-2017

updated: 25-Apr-2017
TC20170306MDG

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Created on 08 May 2017 08:10 +02:00.


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