Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 30/06/2012
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.GDACS News Follow GDACS on Facebook and Twitter Wed, 06 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT
?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.Earthquakes (source JRC, USGS and EMSC)
Automatic impact report (JRC) China, (M 6.3, depth 9.8km, 153000 people)
NEIC—Friday, June 29, 2012 9:07:00 PM UTC
Documents from other organisations
USGS ShakemapCurrent tropical cyclones (source JRC and Pacific Disaster Center)
Automatic impact report (JRC) TWENTYONE-12 in SWPacific
PDC—30 Jun 2012
Tropical Storm TWENTYONE-12 affected few people with winds above 39mph (63 km/h) and few people with hurricane wind strengths (74mph or 119 km/h). In addition, few people are living in coastal areas below 5m and can therefore be affected by storm surge.
Automatic impact report (JRC) DOKSURI-12 in NWPacific
PDC—30 Jun 2012
Tropical Storm DOKSURI-12 affected 23.7 million people with winds above 39mph (63 km/h) and few people with hurricane wind strengths (74mph or 119 km/h). In addition, few people are living in coastal areas below 5m and can therefore be affected by storm surge.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.
No open emergencies
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