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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.The designations employed and the presentation of material on the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the European Union concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
The blurred events in the list below are the past events before last 4 days.
For drought alerts, all the events listed in the homepage are ongoing events. In bold: i) new events; ii) events where a significant worsening has been detected (+ 0.5 GDACS score or increase in the Alert Level); iii) events where new information products are available (Global Drought Observatory Report).
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New Zealand and Pacific island countries – Earthquake (ECHO 05 Mar 202
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05 Mar 2021  14:06 UTC.


  • Two earthquakes of 7.4 M and 8.1 M at a depth of 56 km and 19 km occurred offshore in the South Pacific Ocean very close to the northern Kermadec Islands (New Zealand) on 4 March. The epicentre of the 8.1 M earthquake was
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New Caledonia - Tropical Cyclone NIRAN update (ECHO 05 Mar 2021)
05 Mar 2021  14:06 UTC.


  • Tropical Cyclone NIRAN is moving south-est over the Coral Sea, towards New Caledonia. On 5 March at 0.00, its centre was located approximately 980 km north-west of the Belep Islands (New Caledonia), with maximum sustained
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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05 Mar 2021  14:06 UTC.


  • Poland: threshold level 2/2 for the Lubielske region.
  • Lithuania: threshold level 3/3 for one region in the west.
  • Ukraine: threshold level 3/3 for Rata riv
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M6.3 in Greece - EC/ECHO daily map
04 Mar 2021  05:57 UTC.


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