DISASTER UPDATES​

Worldwide Incidents

GDACS DisasterAlerts
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:115.61km) in Indonesia 28/10/2021 07:03 UTC, About 300 people within 100km.

On 10/28/2021 7:03:00 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting About 300 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:115.61km. [Read more]

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km) in Tonga 28/10/2021 06:03 UTC, No people within 100km.

On 10/28/2021 6:03:11 AM, an earthquake occurred in Tonga potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5M, Depth:10km. [Read more]

Green alert for tropical cyclone MALOU-21. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.

From 24/10/2021 to 28/10/2021, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 167 km/h) MALOU-21 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. [Read more]

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km) in Philippines 28/10/2021 05:39 UTC, 2420000 people within 100km.

On 10/28/2021 5:39:03 AM, an earthquake occurred in Philippines potentially affecting 2420000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:10km. [Read more]

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:133.91km) in Indonesia 28/10/2021 02:32 UTC, About 29000 people within 100km.

On 10/28/2021 2:32:05 AM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting About 29000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:133.91km. [Read more]

Environmental & Science

BBC News – Science & Environment

Ahead of COP26, a BBC World Service poll finds growing support for strong political leadership. [Read more]

Human activity and wildfires have turned highly protected forests into net sources of carbon, a study suggests. [Read more]

From planes and trains to insulation - this is how green the Budget looked ahead of COP26 starting on Sunday. [Read more]

A sample of the Native American leader's hair confirms the identity of his great-grandson. [Read more]

A new chapter in physics is here, says a team that hunted for a key building block of the Universe. [Read more]

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