martes, 27 de junio de 2017

GDACS daily newsletter for 27/06/2017

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 27/06/2017

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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GDACS News

Satellite Mapping Overview as of 22 June 2017 The latest overview report of current ongoing satellite mapping activities related to humanitarian disasters is available.

It is intended for disaster managers, operations centres, desk officers and others that need syntheses of what goes on in this field. The service is operated by the GDACS mapping & satellite imagery coordination mechanism: UNITAR Operational Satellite Applications Programme (UNOSAT). We encourage any satellite mapping production entity to submit information about their products so we can include it in future summaries.

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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 DORA-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 25/06/2017 to 27/06/2017, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 148 km/h) DORA-17 was active in EastPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Mexico (vulnerability Medium). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:52.3km) in Chile 26/06/2017 14:44 UTC, 631224 people within 100km.
On 6/26/2017 2:44:51 PM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting 631224 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:52.3km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:57.94km) in Indonesia 26/06/2017 13:24 UTC, 268487 people within 100km.
On 6/26/2017 1:24:20 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 268487 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:57.94km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:23.29km) in Indonesia 26/06/2017 13:12 UTC, 1517293 people within 100km.
On 6/26/2017 1:12:53 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 1517293 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:23.29km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km) in Philippines 26/06/2017 07:41 UTC, 648108 people within 100km.
On 6/26/2017 7:41:27 AM, an earthquake occurred in Philippines potentially affecting 648108 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km) in Panama 26/06/2017 06:59 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 6/26/2017 6:59:05 AM, an earthquake occurred in Panama potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, 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
EQ in Guatemala 22 June 2017 12:31 UTC
22-Jun-2017

updated: 22-Jun-2017

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Created on 27 Jun 2017 08:10 +02:00.

GREEN alert: Cyclone DORA-17 : 5 people in Cat1(120km/h) , 656 in tropical depression.

Green alert for Tropical Cyclone DORA-17

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Legend: areas affected by winds of 39mph (green), 58mph (orange) and 74mph (red); shaded area is uncertainty cone of forecasted cyclone path.
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Legend: areas affected by winds of 39mph (green), 58mph (orange) and 74mph (red); blue area is heavy rainfall >100mm/6hr (source: eTRaP)
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Legend: areas affected by storm surge <1m (red), >1m (yellow) (source: JRC)

Alert level

The alert level for the forecasted track (next 72h) is Green.

The overall alert level is Green for

This tropical cyclone can have a low humanitarian impact based on the storm strength and the affected population in the past and forecasted path.

Please see methodology for more explanations on thresholds.

In particular are affected by high winds up to 148.15 (41.15 m/s or 92.05mph).

Current Storm Status

Analysis based on advisory number 9 for DORA-17, published on 27 Jun 2017 03:00

  • The storm is: active
  • Current country: Mexico
  • Current position: Lat:18.4 Lon:-108.3
  • Alert level at current position: Green
  • Basin: EastPacific
  • Current strength: Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph
  • Current maximum sustained wind speed: 41.15

GDACS report created on 27 Jun 2017 05:19.

For a more complete report including information on storm surge and extreme rainfall, please go to http://www.gdacs.org/Cyclones/report.aspx?eventid=1000363&episodeid=9&eventtype=TC.

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Disclaimer

While we try everything to ensure accuracy, this information is purely indicative and should not be used for any decision making without alternate sources of information. The JRC is not responsible for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the information presented on this website. Please refer to the GDACS website for subscribing or unsubscribing from the earthquake alert email or SMS service.
Information related to the track has been collected from the Joint Typhoon Warning Centre and NOAA National Hurricane Center . The impact analysis is performed by the Joint Research Center of the European Commission.

lunes, 26 de junio de 2017

GREEN alert: Cyclone DORA-17 : 0 people in Cat1(120km/h)

Green alert for Tropical Cyclone DORA-17

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map
Click for an interactive map

Legend: areas affected by winds of 39mph (green), 58mph (orange) and 74mph (red); shaded area is uncertainty cone of forecasted cyclone path.
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Legend: areas affected by winds of 39mph (green), 58mph (orange) and 74mph (red); blue area is heavy rainfall >100mm/6hr (source: eTRaP)
map
Click for detailed report

Legend: areas affected by storm surge <1m (red), >1m (yellow) (source: JRC)

Alert level

The alert level for the forecasted track (next 72h) is Green.

The overall alert level is Green for

This tropical cyclone can have a low humanitarian impact based on the storm strength and the affected population in the past and forecasted path.

Please see methodology for more explanations on thresholds.

In particular are affected by high winds up to 148.15 (41.15 m/s or 92.05mph).

Current Storm Status

Analysis based on advisory number 8 for DORA-17, published on 26 Jun 2017 21:00

  • The storm is: active
  • Current country: Mexico
  • Current position: Lat:17.8 Lon:-107.3
  • Alert level at current position: Green
  • Basin: EastPacific
  • Current strength: Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph
  • Current maximum sustained wind speed: 41.15

GDACS report created on 26 Jun 2017 22:49.

For a more complete report including information on storm surge and extreme rainfall, please go to http://www.gdacs.org/Cyclones/report.aspx?eventid=1000363&episodeid=8&eventtype=TC.

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Disclaimer

While we try everything to ensure accuracy, this information is purely indicative and should not be used for any decision making without alternate sources of information. The JRC is not responsible for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the information presented on this website. Please refer to the GDACS website for subscribing or unsubscribing from the earthquake alert email or SMS service.
Information related to the track has been collected from the Joint Typhoon Warning Centre and NOAA National Hurricane Center . The impact analysis is performed by the Joint Research Center of the European Commission.

Green earthquake alert (5.1M,depth:53.4km) in Chile at 6/26/2017 2:44:50 PM

Green Earthquake in Chile

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Population Density near epicenter (people/km2). Image area: 6x4 decimal degrees (approx. 650x450km2).

Summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:53.4km
  • 26 Jun 2017 14:44:50 UTC
  • 632689 people within 100km

Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.

See the GDACS website for live news coverage (including OCHA Situation Reports), the full earthquake report

For information on emergency response, please consult the GDACS Virtual OSOCC.

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Earthquake Event

Characteristics

  • Magnitude: 5.1 M
  • Depth: 53.4 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): -30.664, -71.254
  • Time (UTC): 26 Jun 2017 14:44:50
  • Time (ECT): 26 Jun 2017 16:44:50

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inChile, Region of Coquimbo (population 520,420). The nearest places are Limarí (3km), La Chimba (4km), San Julián (7km), Trapiche (7km), Ovalle (75000 people , 8km), and 88 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Santa Rosa de Tabali (13km), Ovalle (28km), Las Tacas (62km), La Florida (runway 6300ft, 81km), and Huancara (84km). The nearest ports are Coquimbo (76km), and Guayacan (77km).

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 210000 people 12
50 km 150000 people 19
20 km 93000 people 74
10 km 55000 people 176

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Disclaimer

While we try everything to ensure accuracy, this information is purely indicative and should not be used for any decision making without alternate sources of information. The JRC is not responsible for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the information presented on this website. Please refer to the GDACS website for subscribing or unsubscribing from the earthquake alert email or SMS service.