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Overall Green alert Flood
in Indonesiafrom 08 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC to 14 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • from 08 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC to 14 Feb 2017 00:00 UTC
  • 7 killed and 0 displaced
  • inserted at 14 Feb 2017 10:50:02 UTC


Latest media headlines

Articles: 39 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Sarah Sargent
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:57:00 +0100   wri (en)

is a GIS Research Analyst for Global Forest Watch (GFW) . She supports the development of new data, conducts geospatial analysis on forest change datasets, and assists in the research of the GFW applications. Prior to WRI, Sarah interned with NASA’s Advanced Supercomputing Division, using open source code to analyze large environmental datasets.

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Two earthquakes hit Indonesian province of Aceh back-to-back
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:10:00 +0100   ibtimes-sg (en)

Two strong earthquakes struck off the Indonesian province of Aceh on Thursday in an area that was devastated by a massive earthquake in December, destroying houses and causing a number of injuries. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) measured the quakes at magnitude 5.1 and 5.6.

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Al menos 9 heridos y 84 mil damnificados tras dos terremotos en Indonesia
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:52:00 +0100   rcnradio (es)

Al menos nueve personas resultaron heridas y 84.000 damnificadas tras dos terremotos de 5,5 y 5,1 grados de magnitud en la escala abierta de Richter en la región indonesia de Aceh, en el norte de la isla de Sumatra de Indonesia. Todos los heridos se encuentran hospitalizados, según declaró un....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (44), NASA (8), INFORM (1),

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