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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2024. 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).
For Forest Fires alerts , the events are all the ongoing events of class Orange or Red plus the Green alerts with burned area exceeding 10k ha and population within 5 km exceeding 10k.
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Flood in Nepal - EC/ECHO daily map
19 Jul 2024  16:01 UTC.


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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours (ECHO 19 Jul 2024)
19 Jul 2024  10:56 UTC.


  • Germany: threshold level 2/4 for Munich region.
  • Poland: threshold level 2/2 for Barycz and Swedrina rivers.
  • Switzerland: threshold level 3/5 for the Boden
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Bulgaria - Wildfires (ECHO 19 Jul 2024)
19 Jul 2024  10:56 UTC.


  • Several wildfires have been burning in eastern Bulgaria since 13 July. The most recent wildfires have been burning in Harmanli and Otets Paisievo municipalities in Haskovo and Plovdiv provinces, and Voden and Gorska Polya
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Italy - Wildfire (ECHO 19 Jul 2024)
19 Jul 2024  10:56 UTC.


  • On 17 July, a wildfire broke out in Nova Siri Municipality located in Matera province, Basilicata region, southern Italy and resulted in casualties.
  • According to media, two firefighters died in the operations. The
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Slovenia - Wildfire (ECHO 19 Jul 2024)
19 Jul 2024  10:56 UTC.


  • On 18 July, a wildfire was reported near Mount Trstelj between Goriška and Karst regions in western Slovenia. The JRC European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS) recorded a burnt area of about 150 ha.
  • A
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South Korea - Flood (ECHO 19 Jul 2024)
19 Jul 2024  10:56 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall has been affecting South Korea, in particular Seoul city and the surrounding metropolitan area, over the last two days, causing floods that have resulted in evacuations and damage.
  • As of 19 July, ac
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Chile – Earthquake (ECHO 19 Jul 2024)
19 Jul 2024  10:56 UTC.


  • An earthquake of 7.4 M at a depth of 117 km occurred in the Antofagasta region in north-eastern Chile on 19 July at 1:50 UTC (18 July at 21:50 local time). The epicentre was located approximately 45 km east-south-east of
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Indonesia - Landslide (ECHO 19 Jul 2024)
19 Jul 2024  10:56 UTC.


  • On 14 July, a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall occurred in Mimika Regency, Central Papua Province, eastern Indonesia and resulted in casualties.
  • The National Agency for Disaster Countermeasure (BNPB) reports
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BERYL-24 - UNITAR-UNOSAT Activation 17 Jul 2024  12:50 UTC.

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