sábado, 31 de octubre de 2015

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.


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.


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

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

updated: 9-August-2015
Typhoon Maysak - FS Micronesia

updated: 14-Apr-2015
Chile - floods

updated: 27-Apr-2015
Tropical Cyclone Pam

updated: 30-July-2015
Typhoon Chan-hom

updated: 11-July-2015


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