martes, 22 de agosto de 2017

GDACS daily newsletter for 22/08/2017

 

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 22/08/2017

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:10km) in Nepal 22/08/2017 00:50 UTC, 3081463 people within 100km.
On 8/22/2017 12:50:36 AM, an earthquake occurred in Nepal potentially affecting 3081463 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km.
map Orange alert for tropical cyclone HATO-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 20/08/2017 to 22/08/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 111 km/h) HATO-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Philippines, China, Viet Nam (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
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 22/08/2017, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 213 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 earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:98.32km) in Papua New Guinea 21/08/2017 23:16 UTC, 135289 people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 11:16:22 PM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting 135289 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:98.32km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:50.8km) in Indonesia 21/08/2017 22:53 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 10:53:21 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:50.8km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:31.35km) in Japan 21/08/2017 22:37 UTC, 322953 people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 10:37:55 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting 322953 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:31.35km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km) in American Samoa 21/08/2017 21:12 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 9:12:23 PM, an earthquake occurred in American Samoa potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:0km) in Italy 21/08/2017 18:57 UTC, 5038321 people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 6:57:50 PM, an earthquake occurred in Italy potentially affecting 5038321 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:0km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km) in Svalbard and Jan Mayen 21/08/2017 14:44 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 2:44:56 PM, an earthquake occurred in Svalbard and Jan Mayen potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km) in Mexico 21/08/2017 13:59 UTC, 114105 people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 1:59:33 PM, an earthquake occurred in Mexico potentially affecting 114105 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 21/08/2017 12:11 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 12:11:01 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km.
map Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:98.1km) in Chile 21/08/2017 12:02 UTC, 7370128 people within 100km.
On 8/21/2017 12:02:24 PM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting 7370128 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:98.1km.

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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 22 Aug 2017 08:10 +02:00.