Overall Green alert Flood
in Australia

Event summary

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

People Killed: 2
People displaced: 0

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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. Last 24 hours events are highlighted in yellow. Small earthquakes are shown as green boxes. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Latest media headlines

Articles: 67 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Wildfire razes homes in New ZealandThu, 16 Feb 2017 22:59:00 +0100. A wildfire destroyed at least 11 homes and forced hundreds of terrified residents to evacuate in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, authorities said Thursday. Civil defence officials declared a state of emergency in the South Island city
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Wildfire razes homes in New ZealandThu, 16 Feb 2017 19:15:00 +0100. A wildfire destroyed at least 11 homes and forced hundreds of terrified residents to evacuate in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, authorities said yesterday. Civil defence officials declared a state of emergency in the South Island cit
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12:46 New Zealand Wildfires Destroy Homes and Forces EvacuationsThu, 16 Feb 2017 18:51:00 +0100. 16 de febrero de 2017, 12:46 Wellington, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The New Zeland Civilian Defence confirmed one deade and one thousand evacuated because of the wild fires in Port Hills,near the city of Christchurch. According to the sources
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Wildfire razes homes in New ZealandThu, 16 Feb 2017 10:39:00 +0100. Civil defence officials declared a state of emergency in the South Island city late Wednesday as two blazes that had been smouldering for days merged into a single giant fire-front. Christchurch City Council said more than 1,800 hectares (4
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (28), NASA (7), INFORM (1),