GDACS daily newsletter for 01/12/2017

By Newsroom America Feeds at 1 Dec 2017

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 01/12/2017

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 27 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 5.2M, Depth:10km) in Southeast Indian Ridge 01/12/2017 05:20 UTC, No people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 5:20:28 AM, an earthquake occurred in Southeast Indian Ridge potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in New Caledonia 01/12/2017 04:31 UTC, About 5000 people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 4:31:38 AM, an earthquake occurred in New Caledonia potentially affecting About 5000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 01/12/2017 03:35 UTC, 880000 people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 3:35:02 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 880000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6M, Depth:52.71km) in Papua New Guinea 01/12/2017 02:50 UTC, 290000 people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 2:50:00 AM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting 290000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6M, Depth:52.71km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 01/12/2017 02:43 UTC, 880000 people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 2:43:27 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 880000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 01/12/2017 02:32 UTC, 890000 people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 2:32:46 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 890000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in Southeast Indian Ridge 01/12/2017 02:29 UTC, No people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 2:29:59 AM, an earthquake occurred in Southeast Indian Ridge potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:571.76km) in Fiji 01/12/2017 01:18 UTC, About 5000 people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 1:18:59 AM, an earthquake occurred in Fiji potentially affecting About 5000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:571.76km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:127.56km) in Indonesia 01/12/2017 00:06 UTC, About 300 people within 100km. On 12/1/2017 12:06:12 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting About 300 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:127.56km. Green alert for tropical cyclone DAHLIA-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. From 30/11/2017 to 01/12/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 102 km/h) DAHLIA-17 was active in SEIndian. The cyclone affects these countries: Indonesia, Christmas Island (vulnerability [unknown]). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Orange alert for tropical cyclone OCKHI-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. From 29/11/2017 to 01/12/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 167 km/h) OCKHI-17 was active in NorthIndian. The cyclone affects these countries: India (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:35km) in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 30/11/2017 23:09 UTC, No people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 11:09:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:35km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Congo, The Democratic Republic of the 30/11/2017 21:48 UTC, 6970000 people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 9:48:35 PM, an earthquake occurred in Congo, The Democratic Republic of the potentially affecting 6970000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.06M, Depth:8.12km) in United States 30/11/2017 21:47 UTC, 5120000 people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 9:47:31 PM, an earthquake occurred in United States potentially affecting 5120000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.06M, Depth:8.12km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:182.39km) in Peru 30/11/2017 19:01 UTC, 400000 people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 7:01:28 PM, an earthquake occurred in Peru potentially affecting 400000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:182.39km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:13.12km) in Philippines 30/11/2017 18:57 UTC, 7850000 people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 6:57:57 PM, an earthquake occurred in Philippines potentially affecting 7850000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:13.12km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:59.78km) in Russian Federation 30/11/2017 18:48 UTC, About 2000 people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 6:48:06 PM, an earthquake occurred in Russian Federation potentially affecting About 2000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:59.78km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:57.07km) in Indonesia 30/11/2017 18:43 UTC, No people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 6:43:57 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:57.07km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 30/11/2017 17:58 UTC, About 300 people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 5:58:00 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting About 300 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:504.4km) in Tonga 30/11/2017 13:10 UTC, No people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 1:10:12 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:504.4km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 30/11/2017 11:47 UTC, About 200 people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 11:47:47 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting About 200 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:437.51km) in Japan 30/11/2017 09:18 UTC, No people within 100km. On 11/30/2017 9:18:24 AM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:437.51km.

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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