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Efemérides: ocurrió un día como hoy 07 de diciembre

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:46:00 +0100generaccion (es)

EN EL PERÚ Un día como hoy hace 147 años, el 06 de diciembre de 1871 , el presidente José Balta nombra al coronel Tomás Gutiérrez como Ministro de Guerra, quien, junto a sus hermanos, asesinaría luego al presidente. Otros acontecimientos que sucedieron un día como hoy en el Perú. - Día Internacional de la Aviación Civil.

On This Day, Dec. 7: Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:10:00 +0100upi (en)

In 1909, Leo Baekeland patented the process for making Bakelite, giving birth to the modern plastics industry. In 1941, Japan launched a sneak attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii , catapulting the United States into World War II. The attack killed 2,403 people, wounded hundreds, destroyed 188 planes and crippled the U.

Quake in New Caledonia triggers tsunami alert, evacuations

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 20:20:00 +0100polandsun (en)

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck off the east coasts of New Caledonia; The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said the powerful undersea quake triggers a tsunami alert; The quake also sparked emergency evacuations across a swathe of the South Pacific. NOUMEA, New Caledonia - A tsunami alert and....

Serving in Uganda Amidst a Growing Refugee Crisis

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:56:00 +0100globenewswire (en)

KAMPALA, Uganda , Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fredericton natives, Matt & Chaundra Eagar, along with their three children, have been living and working in Uganda with Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) for the last four years. In his role as a pilot, Matt flies daily to provide essential....

Quake in New Caledonia triggers tsunami alert, evacuations

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:47:00 +0100irishsun (en)

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck off the east coasts of New Caledonia; The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said the powerful undersea quake triggers a tsunami alert; The quake also sparked emergency evacuations across a swathe of the South Pacific. NOUMEA, New Caledonia - A tsunami alert and....

Natural disasters set records around the world in 2018. These were some of the worst.

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:58:00 +0100markets-businessinsider (en)

Climate scientists say these events will become even more severe as global temperatures keep rising. Some of this year's natural disasters set records based on the number of deaths and other factors like wind speed and amount of rainfall. Natural disasters devastated communities around the world in....

El cambio climático agrava los desastres naturales, la economía y la existencia

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:35:00 +0100radioagricultura (es)

Los desastres naturales se han sufrido por décadas, y el cambio climático parece tener un efecto importante en ellos. Entre el 2017 el 2018 los fenómenos meteorológicos como el tsunami de Indonesia , el huracán Irma, las inundaciones de Perú y los incendios de California han sido devastadores.

Malaysia travel advice

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 11:00:00 +0100gov-uk (en)

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all but essential travel to all islands off the coast of eastern Sabah from Kudat to Tawau, including (but not limited to) Lankayan, Mabul, Pom Pom, Kapalai, Litigan, Sipadan and Mataking. A large public gathering is scheduled to take place in....

Earthquake of 5.7 magnitude hits Indonesia's Lombok island

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 06:31:00 +0100itartass_en (en)

MOSCOW, December 6. /TASS/. /TASS/. An earthquake of 5.7 magnitude has hit the Indonesia n island of Lombok, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center reported on Thursday. According to the seismological center, the earthquake's epicenter lay in five kilometers from the city of Mataram (around 320,000 residents) at the depth of 30 kilometers.

Indonésie: tremblement de terre de magnitude 5,7 à Lombok et Bali

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 04:59:00 +0100skynet (fr)

Un tremblement de terre de magnitude 5,7 a secoué les îles de Lombok et Bali en Indonésie jeudi, selon l'agence géophysique du pays. Il n'y a pas encore d'information sur les dégâts. La secousse a été enregistrée à une profondeur de 10 kilomètres, avec son épicentre à 23 kilomètres de la ville de Mataram city.

Indonésie: tremblement de terre de magnitude 5,7 à Lombok et Bali

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 04:29:00 +0100metrotime (fr)

Un tremblement de terre de magnitude 5,7 a secoué les îles de Lombok et Bali en Indonésie jeudi, selon l’agence géophysique du pays. Il n’y a pas encore d’information sur les dégâts. La secousse a été enregistrée à une profondeur de 10 kilomètres, avec son épicentre à 23 kilomètres de la ville de Mataram city.

The giant waves can move at speeds of up to 500 miles an hour and reach heights of hundreds of feet.

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 04:18:00 +0100euronews-en (en)

Tsunamis are giant waves or rapid rises in sea level. They're rare events, occurring on average about twice a year somewhere in the world — about once every 15 years for the most destructive tsunamis, which can cover an entire ocean basin. Tsunamis travel at speeds of up to 500 miles an hour in the....

Un sismo de magnitud 5,5 sacude Indonesia

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 03:52:00 +0100nuevaya (es)

Un sismo de magnitud 5,5 se ha producido este jueves cerca de la costa de Indonesia en la región de Lombok, informa el Servicio Geológico de EE.UU. (USGS, por sus siglas en inglés). El temblor se ha producido a las 01:02 GMT. El foco del movimiento telúrico se ubicó a 10 kilómetros al oeste-noroeste de Mataram y a 10 kilómetros de profundidad.

Peru Navy Tide Gauge Network developed by GEONICA recorded neatly the 2011 Japan tsunami

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 03:38:00 +0100environmental-expert (en)

BACKGROUND. The Directorate of Hydrography and Navigation of Peru ( HIDRONAV ), dependent of Peru Navy, has acquired from GEONICA S.A. a System consisting of Ten (10) Tide Gauges Stations including still images cameras and One (1) Control Center which are, nowadays, totally functional.

Registran en isla de Indonesia el sismo de magnitud 5,5

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 03:29:00 +0100tiempo-mx (es)

Sacudió este jueves a Indonesia el sismo de magnitud 5,5, según informó el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos. Por: - Redacción - MIÉRCOLES 05 DE DICIEMBRE DE 2018 19:05 El temblor fue a las 1:02 horas, ubicaron el foco del movimiento telúrico a 10 kilómetros al oeste-noroeste de Mataram y a 10 kilómetros de profundidad.

World Indonesia: Earthquake of Magnitude 5.5 Strikes Lombok Region; no Casualties Reported

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 03:22:00 +0100india (en)

Jakarta: An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 hit Lombok region in Indonesia at 01:02 AM (Coordinated Universal Time), news agency ANI reported. It is a developing story; more details are awaited.

Un sismo de magnitud 5,5 sacude Indonesia

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 02:49:00 +0100rt-es (es)

El foco del movimiento telúrico se ubicó a 10 kilómetros de Mataram y a 10 kilómetros de profundidad. Un sismo de magnitud 5,5 se ha producido este jueves cerca de la costa de Indonesia en la región de Lombok, informa el Servicio Geológico de EE.UU. (USGS, por sus siglas en inglés). El temblor se ha producido a las 01:02 GMT.

Indonesia: 6 stories of hope amidst disaster: Indonesia’s earthquakes and tsunami

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:31:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

Written by: Sydney Morton. Wreckage and heartache remain on the islands of Lombok and Sulawesi, Indonesia after earthquakes and a tsunami devastated communities. Months into their recovery, signs of hope, strength and humanity are also evident—everywhere. Day in and day out, residents are moving beyond the rubble with resilience.

In New Caledonia there was a danger of a tsunami because of the earthquake

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:02:00 +0100koztimes (en)

After a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.5 near New Caledonia, the region can cover the tsunami. According to the USGS, the focus of the earthquake was 168 km on Southeast from Tadin. The epicenter of the earthquake was at the depth of 10 km About victims and destructions are not reported.

Indonesia: UNICEF Indonesia Humanitarian Situation Report No. 4 (12 - 25 November 2018)

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:32:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

Highlights. • 121,298 people have gained access to safe drinking water. • Hygiene promotion sessions have been carried out in 21 IDP camps with over 800 participants. • 1,389,626 children have been vaccinated against measles and rubella. • 1,015 pregnant and lactating women have received counselling....

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