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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. 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.
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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Philippines - Earthquake update (ECHO 18 Oct 2019)Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:04:00

  • Following the 6.4 M earthquake in North Cotabato Province (Mindanao Island, southern Philippines) on 16 October, the number of fatalities has increased to 5 and 89 people are injured.
  • According to the national aut
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Ghana - Floods Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:04:00

  • Heavy rain has been affecting the Upper East Region (north-east Ghana) over the past week, causing floods and resulting in casualties and damage.
  • According to media reports, as of 18 October, 28 people died, 19 ar
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Guatemala - Severe weather (ECHO 18 Oct 2019)Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:04:00

  • Heavy rain affected several departments over 16-17 October causing landslides and floods.
  • According to media reports, 1 person died and 2 were injured in San Lucas Sacatepéquez Municipality (Sacatepé
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USA - Potential Tropical Cyclone SIXTEEN (ECHO 18 Oct 2019)Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:04:00

  • A potential tropical cyclone SIXTEEN is forming in the Gulf of Mexico, moving northeast towards the southern USA. On 18 October at 6.00 UTC, its centre was 475 km south-east of Matamoros City (Tamaulipas State, northeaste
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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Fri, 18 Oct 2019 04:00:00

United Kingdom: threshold level (2/3) for 2 locations inEngland
M6.4 in Philippines - EC/ECHO daily mapThu, 17 Oct 2019 08:18:52

A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
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