DISASTER UPDATES​

Worldwide Incidents

GDACS DisasterAlerts
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km) in Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan 28/05/2022 10:05 UTC, No people affected in 100km.

On 5/28/2022 10:05:50 AM, an earthquake occurred in Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan potentially affecting No people affected in 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km. [Read more]

Orange alert for tropical cyclone ONE-E-22. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.518 million .

From 28/05/2022 to 28/05/2022, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 157 km/h) ONE-E-22 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: Mexico (vulnerability Medium). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.518 million . [Read more]

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan 28/05/2022 08:07 UTC, No people affected in 100km.

On 5/28/2022 8:07:11 AM, an earthquake occurred in Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan potentially affecting No people affected in 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km. [Read more]

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km) in Iceland 28/05/2022 08:06 UTC, 3 thousand in 100km.

On 5/28/2022 8:06:18 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iceland potentially affecting 3 thousand in 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km. [Read more]

Environmental & Science

BBC News – Science & Environment

It is an almost complete set of "genetic instructions" from people who died when Mount Vesuvius erupted. [Read more]

Scientists warn that 24 of Britain's butterfly species are in danger of dying out. [Read more]

MPs say the amount of demolition and rebuilding must be reduced as it adds to the emissions driving climate change. [Read more]

Researchers at Northwestern University in the United States have created robots less than 1mm big. [Read more]

The legislation will allow the commercial development of genetically-edited plants and animals in England. [Read more]

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