GDACS daily newsletter for 12/01/2018

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Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 12/01/2018

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 4.7M, Depth:28.84km) in El Salvador 12/01/2018 04:23 UTC, 390000 people within 100km. On 1/12/2018 4:23:25 AM, an earthquake occurred in El Salvador potentially affecting 390000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:28.84km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:15.77km) in Tajikistan 12/01/2018 03:40 UTC, 1900000 people within 100km. On 1/12/2018 3:40:50 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tajikistan potentially affecting 1900000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:15.77km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:12.95km) in Indonesia 12/01/2018 01:49 UTC, No people within 100km. On 1/12/2018 1:49:05 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:12.95km. Green alert for tropical cyclone JOYCE-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. From 09/01/2018 to 12/01/2018, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 93 km/h) JOYCE-18 was active in SEIndian. The cyclone affects these countries: Australia (vulnerability Low). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:56.08km) in Vanuatu 11/01/2018 22:06 UTC, About 32000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 10:06:51 PM, an earthquake occurred in Vanuatu potentially affecting About 32000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:56.08km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:2km) in Iraq 11/01/2018 21:50 UTC, 1560000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 9:50:42 PM, an earthquake occurred in Iraq potentially affecting 1560000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:2km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km) in Myanmar 11/01/2018 20:08 UTC, 3840000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 8:08:41 PM, an earthquake occurred in Myanmar potentially affecting 3840000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in Costa Rica 11/01/2018 19:57 UTC, 1270000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 7:57:23 PM, an earthquake occurred in Costa Rica potentially affecting 1270000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km) in Myanmar 11/01/2018 18:44 UTC, 4090000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 6:44:00 PM, an earthquake occurred in Myanmar potentially affecting 4090000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:10km) in Myanmar 11/01/2018 18:43 UTC, 4240000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 6:43:59 PM, an earthquake occurred in Myanmar potentially affecting 4240000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km) in Myanmar 11/01/2018 18:38 UTC, 4130000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 6:38:11 PM, an earthquake occurred in Myanmar potentially affecting 4130000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6M, Depth:10km) in Myanmar 11/01/2018 18:26 UTC, 4190000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 6:26:24 PM, an earthquake occurred in Myanmar potentially affecting 4190000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:510.33km) in South Of Fiji Islands 11/01/2018 17:53 UTC, No people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 5:53:33 PM, an earthquake occurred in South Of Fiji Islands potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:510.33km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Costa Rica 11/01/2018 17:03 UTC, 1330000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 5:03:18 PM, an earthquake occurred in Costa Rica potentially affecting 1330000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:13.56km) in Costa Rica 11/01/2018 16:00 UTC, 1320000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 4:00:26 PM, an earthquake occurred in Costa Rica potentially affecting 1320000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:13.56km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 11/01/2018 13:35 UTC, 910000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 1:35:34 PM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 910000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km) in Iraq 11/01/2018 13:16 UTC, 2030000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 1:16:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in Iraq potentially affecting 2030000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:35km) in Vanuatu 11/01/2018 13:14 UTC, No people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 1:14:25 PM, an earthquake occurred in Vanuatu potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:35km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km) in Reykjanes Ridge 11/01/2018 09:50 UTC, No people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 9:50:12 AM, an earthquake occurred in Reykjanes Ridge potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Reykjanes Ridge 11/01/2018 09:46 UTC, No people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 9:46:08 AM, an earthquake occurred in Reykjanes Ridge potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 11/01/2018 08:00 UTC, 1380000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 8:00:39 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 1380000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 11/01/2018 07:54 UTC, 1400000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 7:54:59 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 1400000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 11/01/2018 07:21 UTC, 900000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 7:21:43 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 900000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.2M, Depth:10km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 11/01/2018 07:14 UTC, 1490000 people within 100km. On 1/11/2018 7:14:15 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 1490000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.2M, 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 Iraq / Iran Border Earthquake Magnitude:7.2M, Depth:19km
12-Nov-2017
updated: 14-Nov-2017

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