GDACS RSS information

Near real-time alerts about natural disaster with a potential humanitarian impact

10/21/2017 06:00 AM
Green alert for tropical cyclone TWENTYSEVE-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 19/10/2017 to 21/10/2017, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 102 km/h) TWENTYSEVE-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Guam, Northern Mariana Islands (vulnerability Medium). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

10/21/2017 06:00 AM
Red alert for tropical cyclone LAN-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 3.476 million.
From 15/10/2017 to 21/10/2017, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 250 km/h) LAN-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Japan (vulnerability Low). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 3.476 million.

10/19/2017 09:02 AM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:10km) in Japan 19/10/2017 09:02 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 10/19/2017 9:02:01 AM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:10km.

10/19/2017 06:00 AM
Green alert for tropical cyclone TWENTYSIX-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 18/10/2017 to 19/10/2017, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 46 km/h) TWENTYSIX-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: [unknown] (vulnerability [unknown]). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

10/18/2017 04:44 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:202.32km) in Papua New Guinea 18/10/2017 16:44 UTC, 100000 people within 100km.
On 10/18/2017 4:44:36 PM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting 100000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:202.32km.

10/18/2017 12:00 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 18/10/2017 12:00 UTC, About 800 people within 100km.
On 10/18/2017 12:00:59 PM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting About 800 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6M, Depth:10km.