GDACS RSS information

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

08/20/2017 12:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone HATO-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 20/08/2017 to 20/08/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 111 km/h) HATO-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Philippines, China (vulnerability Medium). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/20/2017 12:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone THIRTEEN-E-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 18/08/2017 to 20/08/2017, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 139 km/h) THIRTEEN-E-17 was active in EastPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: [unknown] (vulnerability [unknown]). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/19/2017 09:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone HARVEY-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 17/08/2017 to 19/08/2017, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 83 km/h) HARVEY-17 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Lucia, Barbados, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico, Belize, Guatemala (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/19/2017 02:00 AM
White earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:538.62km) in Fiji Islands Region 19/08/2017 02:00 UTC, About 6218 people within 100km.
On 8/19/2017 2:00:52 AM, an earthquake occurred in Fiji Islands Region potentially affecting About 6218 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.4M, Depth:538.62km.

08/18/2017 09:00 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:12.7km) in Indonesia 18/08/2017 21:00 UTC, Few people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 9:00:49 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting Few people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:12.7km.

08/18/2017 02:59 AM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.6M, Depth:10km) in North Of Ascension Island 18/08/2017 02:59 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/18/2017 2:59:21 AM, an earthquake occurred in North Of Ascension Island potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.6M, Depth:10km.

08/17/2017 03:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone GERT-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 13/08/2017 to 17/08/2017, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 157 km/h) GERT-17 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: [unknown] (vulnerability [unknown]). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/16/2017 06:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone BANYAN-17. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 11/08/2017 to 16/08/2017, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 167 km/h) BANYAN-17 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: United States Minor Outlying Islands (vulnerability [unknown]). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.