DISASTER UPDATES​

Worldwide Incidents

GDACS DisasterAlerts

From 14/06/2021 to 15/06/2021, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 83 km/h) BILL-21 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: , Canada, Saint Pierre and Miquelon (vulnerability Low). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. [Read more]

From 12/06/2021 to 15/06/2021, a Tropical Depression (maximum wind speed of 83 km/h) CARLOS-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]

On 6/15/2021 2:44:46 AM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting About 9000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km. [Read more]

On 6/15/2021 12:47:51 AM, an earthquake occurred in Peru potentially affecting 270000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:81.08km. [Read more]

The Drought alert level is Green. [Read more]

Environmental & Science

BBC News – Science & Environment

Biologists have uncovered the genetic secrets of water shrews, the world's smallest diving mammals. [Read more]

As demand for electric cars grows, giant battery factories are being built across Europe. [Read more]

Campaigners say government position is 'a step in the right direction but 'not yet on the money'. [Read more]

G7 leaders make new pledges to combat climate change, but campaigners say they lack detail. [Read more]

Nasa has assembled the key elements of its powerful SLS rocket. [Read more]

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