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Earthquakes

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 Greece  (4.5M) 17 Sep  12:33UTC
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 Pakistan  (4.7M) 17 Sep  06:18UTC
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 Guam  (6.7M) 17 Sep  06:14UTC
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 Japan  (5.6M) 16 Sep  03:28UTC
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 Indonesia  (4.7M) 15 Sep  20:20UTC
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 Greece  (4.7M) 14 Sep  17:34UTC
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 Indonesia  (5.1M) 14 Sep  16:34UTC
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 Argentina  (4.6M) 14 Sep  05:33UTC
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 Indonesia  (5.3M) 14 Sep  04:52UTC
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 Afghanistan  (4.6M) 14 Sep  01:21UTC
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 Afghanistan  (5.3M) 13 Sep  22:31UTC
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 Timor-Leste  (4.9M) 13 Sep  15:50UTC
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 Southern Sumatera, Indonesia  (4.9M) 13 Sep  13:02UTC
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 Tajikistan  (4.9M) 13 Sep  01:57UTC
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 Afghanistan  (4.5M) 13 Sep  00:32UTC

Tropical cyclones

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SIXTEEN-14  Japan  (167.4km/h) 17 Sep  12:00UTC
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POLO-14 Off shore  (138.4km/h) 17 Sep  09:00UTC
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KALMAEGI-14  Philippines, China, Viet Nam  (130.4km/h) 16 Sep  18:00UTC
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EDOUARD-14 Off shore  (185.1km/h) 17 Sep  09:00UTC
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SIXTEEN-E-14 Off shore  (56.3km/h) 14 Sep  21:00UTC
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ODILE-14  Mexico  (212.4km/h) 17 Sep  09:00UTC

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Documents
2014-01-04

GDACS Satellite Mapping Overview

A monthly overview of key satellite maps, compiled by the GDACS mapping & satellite imagery coordination mechanism, operated by the UNITAR Operati...

2013-11-12

Chairman Summary of 2013 Annual GDACS Meeting

The meeting was held on 12 and 13 November 2013 in the premises of the European Commission Emergency Response Coordination Centre (EC/ERCC) in Brussel...

2011-05-12

Chairman Summary of 2011 GDACS Stakeholder Meeting

The meeting was held from 10 to 12 May 2010 at the Scandic Bergen City Hotel in Bergen, Norway. The meeting was generously sponsored by Department of ...

2011-02-28

GDACS Information Management Guidelines (draft)

GDACS draft guidelines (February 2011)...

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