sábado, 31 de octubre de 2015

GREEN earthquake alert (4.6M,depth:15.6km) in Costa Rica at 10/31/2015 3:10:14 PM

Green Earthquake in Costa Rica

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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 4.6M, Depth:15.6km
  • 31 Oct 2015 15:10:14 UTC
  • 3383560 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: 4.6 M
  • Depth: 15.6 km (shallow)
  • Source: NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 10.1586, -83.9866
  • Time (UTC): 31 Oct 2015 15:10:14
  • Time (ECT): 31 Oct 2015 16:10:14

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inCosta Rica, Province of San Jose (population 1,218,925). The nearest places are Carrillo (8km), Finca Laguna (9km), and San Jos� (320000 people , 27km).

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected. The nearest hydrodams are Cachi (40km). The nearest protected areas are Braulio Carrillo (0km), Cordillera Volc�nica Central (1km), Cubujuqu� (8km), Cerro Dantas (9km), Jaguarandi (11km), and 5 more.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Guapiles (runway 3600ft, 22km), Rio Frio (22km), and Tobias Bolanos International (runway 3200ft, 27km). The nearest ports are Quepos (Puerto Quepos) (83km), and Caldera (84km).

The maximum altitude nearby is 3600m. The area has steep slopes (up to 50 percent) and may be susceptible to landslides.

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

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 3 million people 172
50 km 2.6 million people 339
20 km 73000 people 58
10 km <1000 people 1

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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.

GREEN earthquake alert (4.8M,depth:42.04km) in Japan at 10/31/2015 2:20:05 PM

Green Earthquake in Japan

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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 4.8M, Depth:42.04km
  • 31 Oct 2015 14:20:05 UTC
  • 18950548 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: 4.8 M
  • Depth: 42.04 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 35.8562, 140.7517
  • Time (UTC): 31 Oct 2015 14:20:05
  • Time (ECT): 31 Oct 2015 15:20:05

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inJapan, Region of Kanto (population 38,543,000). The nearest places are Okunoya (4km), Mito (240000 people , 61km), and Chiba (910000 people , 62km).

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected. The nearest hydrodams are Kasumigaura-Kaihatsu (22km). The nearest protected areas are Suigo - Tsukuba (7km), and Ukishima (25km).

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Tokyo Narita International (runway 13100ft, 33km), Ryugasaki (44km), Hyakuri (runway 8800ft, 44km), and Ryugasaki South (44km). The nearest ports are Kashima (4km), and Choshi (17km).

The maximum altitude nearby is 700m. The area has steep slopes (up to 20 percent) and may be susceptible to landslides.

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

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 6.9 million people 394
50 km 1.3 million people 176
20 km 360000 people 293
10 km 95000 people 303

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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.

ORANGE alert: Cyclone CHAPALA-15 inYemen : 288957 people in Cat1(120km/h) , 1157324 in tropical depression.

Orange alert for Tropical Cyclone CHAPALA-15

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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 Orange.

The overall alert level is Orange for

This tropical cyclone can have a medium 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 250.00 (69.44 m/s or 155.34mph).

Current Storm Status

Analysis based on advisory number 12 for CHAPALA-15, published on 31 Oct 2015 12:00

  • The storm is: active
  • Current country: Yemen
  • Current position: Lat:13.8 Lon:57.9
  • Alert level at current position: Orange
  • Basin:
  • Current strength: Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph
  • Current maximum sustained wind speed: 69.44

GDACS report created on 31 Oct 2015 15:48.

For a more complete report including information on storm surge and extreme rainfall, please go to http://www.gdacs.org/Cyclones/report.aspx?eventid=1000233&episodeid=12&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.

ORANGE alert: Cyclone CHAPALA-15 inYemen : 86662 people in Cat1(120km/h) , 606713 in tropical depression.

Orange alert for Tropical Cyclone CHAPALA-15

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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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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 Orange.

The overall alert level is Orange for

This tropical cyclone can have a medium 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 250.00 (69.44 m/s or 155.34mph).

Current Storm Status

Analysis based on advisory number 11 for CHAPALA-15, published on 31 Oct 2015 06:00

  • The storm is: active
  • Current country: Yemen
  • Current position: Lat:13.9 Lon:58.7
  • Alert level at current position: Orange
  • Basin:
  • Current strength: Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph
  • Current maximum sustained wind speed: 69.44

GDACS report created on 31 Oct 2015 09:48.

For a more complete report including information on storm surge and extreme rainfall, please go to http://www.gdacs.org/Cyclones/report.aspx?eventid=1000233&episodeid=11&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.

GDACS daily newsletter for 31/10/2015

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 31/10/2015

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:74.72km) in Timor-Leste 31/10/2015 04:43 UTC, 1026801 people within 100km.
On 10/31/2015 4:43:57 AM, an earthquake occurred in Timor-Leste potentially affecting 1026801 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:74.72km.
map Orange alert for tropical cyclone CHAPALA-15. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 72783.
From 28/10/2015 to 30/10/2015, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 259 km/h) CHAPALA-15 was active in NorthIndian. The cyclone affects these countries: Yemen (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 72783.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:30.05km) in China 30/10/2015 11:26 UTC, 4013586 people within 100km.
On 10/30/2015 11:26:44 AM, an earthquake occurred in China potentially affecting 4013586 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:30.05km.

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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
Myanmar Floods
3-August-2015

updated: 13-August-2015
7.9M Earthquake in Nepal on 25 Apr 2015 06:11 UTC
25-Apr-2015

updated: 9-August-2015
EQ-2015-000048-NPL
Typhoon Maysak - FS Micronesia
31-March-2015

updated: 14-Apr-2015
Chile - floods
26-March-2015

updated: 27-Apr-2015
FL-2015-000027-CHL
Tropical Cyclone Pam
11-March-2015

updated: 30-July-2015
TC-2015-000023-VUT
Typhoon Chan-hom
11-July-2015

updated: 11-July-2015

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Created on 31 Oct 2015 08:00 +01:00.