GDACS daily newsletter for 19/03/2017

By Newsroom America Feeds at 19 Mar 03:11

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 19/03/2017

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.

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.

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km) in Russian Federation 19/03/2017 06:14 UTC, No people within 100km. On 3/19/2017 6:14:55 AM, an earthquake occurred in Russian Federation potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km) in Papua New Guinea 18/03/2017 23:46 UTC, About 78563 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 11:46:22 PM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting About 78563 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in Papua New Guinea 18/03/2017 21:20 UTC, 107120 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 9:20:32 PM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting 107120 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:26.16km) in Cyprus 18/03/2017 18:15 UTC, 334844 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 6:15:27 PM, an earthquake occurred in Cyprus potentially affecting 334844 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:26.16km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:88.01km) in Indonesia 18/03/2017 16:56 UTC, 4168189 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 4:56:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 4168189 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:88.01km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:57.65km) in Indonesia 18/03/2017 15:06 UTC, 157117 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 3:06:03 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 157117 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:57.65km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km) in Indonesia 18/03/2017 10:51 UTC, 8155328 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 10:51:10 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 8155328 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:58.08km) in Papua New Guinea 18/03/2017 10:47 UTC, About 76824 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 10:47:16 AM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting About 76824 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:58.08km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:99.09km) in Mexico 18/03/2017 10:37 UTC, 946138 people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 10:37:45 AM, an earthquake occurred in Mexico potentially affecting 946138 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:99.09km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in Easter Island Region 18/03/2017 10:31 UTC, No people within 100km. On 3/18/2017 10:31:24 AM, an earthquake occurred in Easter Island Region potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km.

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 Peru - floods
17-Mar-2017
updated: 18-Mar-2017 2017-000014 Tropical cyclone ENAWO - Madagascar
5-Mar-2017
updated: 18-Mar-2017 TC20170306MDG

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Created on 19 Mar 2017 08:10 +01:00.

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