GDACS daily newsletter for 26/12/2017

By Newsroom America Feeds at 26 Dec 2017

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 26/12/2017

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.

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:119.92km) in Indonesia 26/12/2017 03:45 UTC, About 8000 people within 100km. On 12/26/2017 3:45:11 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting About 8000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:119.92km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:185.21km) in Tonga 26/12/2017 01:53 UTC, About 1000 people within 100km. On 12/26/2017 1:53:57 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting About 1000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:185.21km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:82.39km) in Chile 26/12/2017 00:05 UTC, About 12000 people within 100km. On 12/26/2017 12:05:14 AM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting About 12000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:82.39km. Orange alert for tropical cyclone TEMBIN-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. From 20/12/2017 to 26/12/2017, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 148 km/h) TEMBIN-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Viet Nam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam, Philippines (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in Greece 25/12/2017 23:47 UTC, 300000 people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 11:47:05 PM, an earthquake occurred in Greece potentially affecting 300000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:34km) in Japan 25/12/2017 22:23 UTC, No people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 10:23:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:34km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:28.69km) in Kyrgyzstan 25/12/2017 21:02 UTC, About 91000 people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 9:02:23 PM, an earthquake occurred in Kyrgyzstan potentially affecting About 91000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:28.69km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:572.07km) in Fiji 25/12/2017 20:35 UTC, No people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 8:35:25 PM, an earthquake occurred in Fiji potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:572.07km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:55.61km) in Mexico 25/12/2017 20:23 UTC, 2000000 people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 8:23:13 PM, an earthquake occurred in Mexico potentially affecting 2000000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:55.61km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:16.37km) in Solomon Islands 25/12/2017 17:56 UTC, No people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 5:56:05 PM, an earthquake occurred in Solomon Islands potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:16.37km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:592.55km) in Fiji 25/12/2017 13:25 UTC, About 2000 people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 1:25:53 PM, an earthquake occurred in Fiji potentially affecting About 2000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:592.55km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:49.76km) in Indonesia 25/12/2017 12:47 UTC, 210000 people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 12:47:40 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 210000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:49.76km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km) in Mid-Indian Ridge 25/12/2017 12:02 UTC, No people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 12:02:29 PM, an earthquake occurred in Mid-Indian Ridge potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.4M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:48.01km) in Russian Federation 25/12/2017 12:00 UTC, Few people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 12:00:59 PM, an earthquake occurred in Russian Federation potentially affecting Few people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:48.01km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km) in New Caledonia 25/12/2017 10:21 UTC, About 200 people within 100km. On 12/25/2017 10:21:05 AM, an earthquake occurred in New Caledonia potentially affecting About 200 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, 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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