DISASTER UPDATES​

Worldwide Incidents

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

From 30/07/2021 to 03/08/2021, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 139 km/h) HILDA-21 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. [Read more]

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

From 01/08/2021 to 03/08/2021, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 65 km/h) IGNACIO-21 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. [Read more]

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:19.09km) in Japan 03/08/2021 07:28 UTC, No people within 100km.

On 8/3/2021 7:28:23 AM, an earthquake occurred in Japan potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:19.09km. [Read more]

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:567.4km) in Fiji 03/08/2021 07:16 UTC, No people within 100km.

On 8/3/2021 7:16:29 AM, an earthquake occurred in Fiji potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:567.4km. [Read more]

Environmental & Science

BBC News – Science & Environment

The Asian Development Bank aims to have the plan ready for the COP26 climate conference in November. [Read more]

Scientists are increasingly concerned climate change is making fires more frequent and more intense. [Read more]

Bacteria, fungus and enzymes can all digest plastic, but can they work at a useful commercial scale? [Read more]

Scientists are racing to come up with technologies that can solve the world's clean water shortage. [Read more]

The new operations centre will help the UK maintain a "battle-winning advantage", ministers say. [Read more]

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