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GDACS daily newsletter for 19/08/2017

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 19/08/2017

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 14 August 2017The 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 4.6M, Depth:56.32km) in Peru 19/08/2017 03:22 UTC, About 4745 people within 100km.
On 8/19/2017 3:22:31 AM, an earthquake occurred in Peru potentially affecting About 4745 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:56.32km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:2km) in North Of Svalbard 19/08/2017 03:16 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/19/2017 3:16:01 AM, an earthquake occurred in North Of Svalbard potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:2km.
map Green alert for tropical cyclone THIRTEEN-E-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 18/08/2017 to 19/08/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 139 km/h) THIRTEEN-E-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 alert for tropical cyclone HARVEY-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 17/08/2017 to 19/08/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 102 km/h) HARVEY-17 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Lucia, Barbados, Nicaragua, Honduras, Mexico, Belize, Guatemala (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
map White earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:538.62km) in Fiji Islands Region 19/08/2017 02:00 UTC, About 6218 people within 100km.
On 8/19/2017 2:00:52 AM, an earthquake occurred in Fiji Islands Region potentially affecting About 6218 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:538.62km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:12.7km) in Indonesia 18/08/2017 21:00 UTC, Few people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 9:00:49 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting Few people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:12.7km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km) in Chile 18/08/2017 20:31 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 8:31:50 PM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:42km) in Puerto Rico 18/08/2017 20:13 UTC, 2535970 people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 8:13:00 PM, an earthquake occurred in Puerto Rico potentially affecting 2535970 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:42km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 18/08/2017 18:52 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 6:52:24 PM, an earthquake occurred in Kermadec Islands Region potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km) in North Of Ascension Island 18/08/2017 15:35 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 3:35:55 PM, an earthquake occurred in North Of Ascension Island potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:35km) in Papua New Guinea 18/08/2017 12:54 UTC, About 802 people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 12:54:58 PM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting About 802 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:35km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km) in Bonin Islands, Japan Region 18/08/2017 10:53 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 10:53:51 AM, an earthquake occurred in Bonin Islands, Japan Region potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in Iraq 18/08/2017 10:18 UTC, 2533549 people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 10:18:43 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iraq potentially affecting 2533549 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km) in Russian Federation 18/08/2017 06:20 UTC, About 651 people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 6:20:32 AM, an earthquake occurred in Russian Federation potentially affecting About 651 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, 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
Montenegro fires
18-Jul-2017

updated: 19-Jul-2017

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Created on 19 Aug 2017 08:10 +02:00.