GDACS daily newsletter for 27/11/2017

By Newsroom America Feeds at 27 Nov 2017

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 27/11/2017

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.

GDACS News

Satellite Mapping Overview as of 20 November 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

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 4.6M, Depth:37.63km) in United States 27/11/2017 03:33 UTC, No people within 100km. On 11/27/2017 3:33:48 AM, an earthquake occurred in United States potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:37.63km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:66.46km) in Russian Federation 27/11/2017 01:40 UTC, Few people within 100km. On 11/27/2017 1:40:54 AM, an earthquake occurred in Russian Federation potentially affecting Few people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:66.46km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:69.65km) in Chile 26/11/2017 22:15 UTC, 870000 people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 10:15:13 PM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting 870000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:69.65km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:56.4km) in El Salvador 26/11/2017 20:32 UTC, 520000 people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 8:32:59 PM, an earthquake occurred in El Salvador potentially affecting 520000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:56.4km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:38.53km) in Indonesia 26/11/2017 19:06 UTC, 9270000 people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 7:06:43 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 9270000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:38.53km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:11.22km) in Bulgaria 26/11/2017 19:01 UTC, 1550000 people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 7:01:32 PM, an earthquake occurred in Bulgaria potentially affecting 1550000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:11.22km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:628.42km) in Fiji 26/11/2017 18:39 UTC, About 5000 people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 6:39:21 PM, an earthquake occurred in Fiji potentially affecting About 5000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:628.42km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 26/11/2017 17:38 UTC, No people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 5:38:30 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:352.69km) in Tonga 26/11/2017 16:37 UTC, No people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 4:37:41 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:352.69km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:103.2km) in Tonga 26/11/2017 14:20 UTC, About 1000 people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 2:20:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting About 1000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:103.2km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:56.07km) in El Salvador 26/11/2017 14:14 UTC, 1370000 people within 100km. On 11/26/2017 2:14:18 PM, an earthquake occurred in El Salvador potentially affecting 1370000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:56.07km.

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 Iraq / Iran Border Earthquake Magnitude:7.2M, Depth:19km
12-Nov-2017
updated: 14-Nov-2017

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Created on 27 Nov 2017 08:10 +01:00.

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