lunes, 17 de julio de 2017

GDACS daily newsletter for 17/07/2017

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 17/07/2017

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 11 July 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 earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.66M, Depth:34km) in Puerto Rico 17/07/2017 02:19 UTC, 786914 people within 100km.
On 7/17/2017 2:19:02 AM, an earthquake occurred in Puerto Rico potentially affecting 786914 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.66M, Depth:34km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 17/07/2017 01:20 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 7/17/2017 1:20:32 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:14.68km) in China 16/07/2017 22:56 UTC, 3700157 people within 100km.
On 7/16/2017 10:56:01 PM, an earthquake occurred in China potentially affecting 3700157 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:14.68km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in South Pacific Ocean 16/07/2017 19:26 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 7/16/2017 7:26:39 PM, an earthquake occurred in South Pacific Ocean potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km.
map Orange alert for tropical cyclone TALAS-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 15/07/2017 to 16/07/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 93 km/h) TALAS-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Viet Nam, Laos, Thailand, China, Myanmar (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
map Green alert for tropical cyclone FERNANDA-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 12/07/2017 to 16/07/2017, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 231 km/h) FERNANDA-17 was active in EastPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: [unknown] (vulnerability [unknown]). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 16/07/2017 17:06 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 7/16/2017 5:06:41 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.5M, 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 17 Jul 2017 08:10 +02:00.