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

08/18/2018 12:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone TWENTYTHRE-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 17/08/2018 to 18/08/2018, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 176 km/h) TWENTYTHRE-18 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 0.

08/18/2018 12:00 PM
Orange alert for tropical cyclone SOULIK-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 16.497 million.
From 15/08/2018 to 18/08/2018, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 194 km/h) SOULIK-18 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Japan, Korea, Republic of (vulnerability Low). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 16.497 million.

08/18/2018 12:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone LANE-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 15/08/2018 to 18/08/2018, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 222 km/h) LANE-18 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.

08/18/2018 09:00 AM
Green alert for tropical cyclone ERNESTO-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 15/08/2018 to 18/08/2018, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 74 km/h) ERNESTO-18 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: Ireland, United Kingdom (vulnerability [unknown]). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/17/2018 11:22 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:15.92km) in Costa Rica 17/08/2018 23:22 UTC, 880000 people within 100km.
On 8/17/2018 11:22:25 PM, an earthquake occurred in Costa Rica potentially affecting 880000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:15.92km.

08/17/2018 10:06 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:18.1km) in Volcano Islands, Japan Region 17/08/2018 22:06 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/17/2018 10:06:57 PM, an earthquake occurred in Volcano Islands, Japan Region potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:18.1km.

08/17/2018 03:35 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.5M, Depth:538.68km) in Indonesia 17/08/2018 15:35 UTC, About 3000 people within 100km.
On 8/17/2018 3:35:02 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting About 3000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.5M, Depth:538.68km.

08/17/2018 12:00 AM
Green alert for tropical cyclone RUMBIA-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 15/08/2018 to 17/08/2018, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 93 km/h) RUMBIA-18 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: China, Japan (vulnerability Medium). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/17/2018 12:00 AM
Orange alert for tropical cyclone BEBINCA-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 12/08/2018 to 17/08/2018, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 111 km/h) BEBINCA-18 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Viet Nam, Laos, Thailand, China (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/16/2018 06:22 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.3M, Depth:20km) in Volcano Islands, Japan Region 16/08/2018 18:22 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/16/2018 6:22:53 PM, an earthquake occurred in Volcano Islands, Japan Region potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.3M, Depth:20km.

08/16/2018 06:21 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:11.53km) in Volcano Islands, Japan Region 16/08/2018 18:21 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/16/2018 6:21:31 PM, an earthquake occurred in Volcano Islands, Japan Region potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:11.53km.

08/15/2018 09:56 PM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.6M, Depth:20km) in United States 15/08/2018 21:56 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/15/2018 9:56:54 PM, an earthquake occurred in United States potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.6M, Depth:20km.

08/15/2018 06:00 PM
Green alert for tropical cyclone LEEPI-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 11/08/2018 to 15/08/2018, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 120 km/h) LEEPI-18 was active in NWPacific. The cyclone affects these countries: Korea, Republic of, Japan (vulnerability Low). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

08/15/2018 12:00 AM
Green alert for tropical cyclone HECTOR-18. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.
From 31/07/2018 to 15/08/2018, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 250 km/h) HECTOR-18 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.

08/14/2018 03:29 AM
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:35km) in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 14/08/2018 03:29 UTC, No people within 100km.
On 8/14/2018 3:29:53 AM, an earthquake occurred in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:35km.