M 5.5 in Indonesia on 23 Jan 2019 11:39 UTC

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5.4-magnitude earthquake hit Banda Sea

Sun, 27 Jan 2019 04:38:00 +0100bernama (en)

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 27 (Bernama) -- An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale shook Banda Sea, Indonesia , at 1.07 am today. According to the Meteorological Department’s statement, the earthquake occurred at the depth of 104km and 408 km southeast of Ambon. It did not pose any tsunami threat to Malaysia.

Sen. Warren Targets NFL Owner With Her Tax Plan — Then People Notice Which Team He Owns

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 22:37:00 +0100dailycaller (en)

Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren targeted NFL owner Dan Snyder on Saturday in a public pitch for her “ultra-millionaire” tax plan but the narrative got away from her when a few people pointed out which team Snyder happens to own: the Washington Redskins.

Sismo sacude Indonesia, Japón, Colombia y el sur de México

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 17:08:00 +0100yucatan (es)

Un extenso, fuerte sismo, que se registró frente a las costas de Indonesia , también repercutió en Japón, Colombia y parte de México. Sismo de magnitud 6.2 se registra en Indonesia. El terremoto submarino de magnitud 6.2 en la escala de Richter sacudió este sábado la provincia indonesia de Maluku,....

Terremotos sacuden este sábado el Pacifico Sur, Indonesia y Japón

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 14:45:00 +0100radiomundial (es)

Un terremoto de magnitud 6,2 grados sacudió hoy las aguas en la región central de Islas Salomón , en el Pacífico Sur, sin que las autoridades informaran inicialmente de daños o emitieran una alerta de tsunami. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), que vigila la actividad sísmica mundial,....

Terremotos han sacudido este sábado el Pacifico Sur, Indonesia y Japón

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 13:47:00 +0100noticias24 (es)

(Caracas, 26 de enero. Noticias24).- Un terremoto de magnitud 6,2 grados sacudió hoy las aguas en la región central de Islas Salomón, en el Pacífico Sur, sin que las autoridades informaran inicialmente de daños o emitieran una alerta de tsunami Lea también: El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos....

Terremoto de 6,2 grados sacude provincia indonesia de Molucas

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 13:38:00 +0100vietnamplus-es (es)

Yakarta, 26 ene (VNA)- Un terremoto de 6,2 grados en escala de Richter sacudió esta tarde la provincia de Molucas, en el este de Indonesia , sin que se activara la alerta de tsunami, informó hoy la Agencia de Meteorología, Climatología y Geofísica de este país.

Un fort séisme frappe l'est de l'Indonésie, pas d'alerte au tsunami

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 11:50:00 +0100french.china.org.cn (fr)

Un fort séisme de magnitude 6,2 a frappé samedi une zone au large de la province indonésienne de Maluku, sans qu'aucune alerte au tsunami ne soit émise, a déclaré l'agence indonésienne de météorologie et de géophysique. La magnitude de la secousse a été révisée à 6,2, contre 6,6 initialement, a indiqué Wahyu Kurniawan, responsable de l'agence.

Un terremoto de magnitud 5,8 sacude las Islas Aru, en el sureste de Indonesia

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 11:49:00 +0100aguasdigital (es)

Yakarta, 16 dic (EFE).- Un terremoto de magnitud 5,8 sacudió hoy las Islas Aru, en el extremo sur oriental de Indonesia , sin que las autoridades informaran inicialmente de víctimas o daños ni se declarara una alerta de tsunami. El Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), que registra la....

Pakistan elected as vice chair for UN environment forum

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 11:17:00 +0100thenews-pk (en)

Pakistan was elected as the vice chair at the third UN Environment’s Forum of Ministers and Environment Authorities of Asia Pacific held in Singapore on Friday. Adviser to Prime Minister Imran Khan on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam, tweeted that Pakistan was elected as Vice Chair of Asia-Pacific....

Strong quake strikes off eastern Indonesia, no tsunami alert issued

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 10:39:00 +0100xinhuanet_en (en)

JAKARTA, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- A strong quake of 6.2 magnitude struck off Indonesia 's eastern province of Maluku on Saturday, but no tsunami alert was issued, the meteorology and geophysics agency said. The quake had been scaled down to 6.2 magnitude from the initial 6.6 magnitude, Wahyu Kurniawan, an official in charge of the agency, said.

Death Toll Due to Floods, Landslides in Indonesia Rises to 59

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 02:25:00 +0100laht (en)

JAKARTA – Indonesia n authorities raised on Friday the number of people killed due to floods, landslides and strong winds in the southern part of the island of Sulawesi to 59, while 25 people were missing. Another 47 people have been injured, while 3,481 people have been displaced, Indonesia’s National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) said.

Extreme weather events affected 60m people in 2018 - UNISDR

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 00:22:00 +0100europesun (en)

GENEVA, 24 January, 2019 Earthquakes and tsunamis accounted for the majority of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, according to analysis of 281 events recorded by the Centre for Research on....

Extreme weather events affected 60 million people in 2018 – U.N.

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:31:00 +0100in-cyprus (en)

Mami Mizutori, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction, said: “No part of the globe was spared from the impact of extreme weather events last year. Examined floods, droughts, storms and wildfires affected 57.3 million people, underlining once more that if we want....

Nearly 61.7 mn affected due to extreme weather events in 2018: UN report

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 05:08:00 +0100business-standard (en)

and tsunamis accounted for most of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year, while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, the UN Office for (UNISDR) said on Thursday. There were 281 extreme weather events recorded by the Center for Research....

Death Toll in Indonesia Floods Climbs to 30, 25 Missing

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 04:16:00 +0100laht (en)

JAKARTA – Indonesia n authorities raised on Thursday the number of people killed due to floods, landslides and strong winds in the southern part of the island of Sulawesi to 30, while 25 people were missing. Another 47 have been injured, while 3,321 people have been displaced, Indonesia’s National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) said.

61 million people affected by extreme weather events in 2018: UN report

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 03:39:00 +0100ecns (en)

GENEVA, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Earthquakes and tsunamis accounted for most of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year, while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) said Thursday.

Extreme weather events affected 60m people in 2018 - UNISDR

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:45:00 +0100kenyastar (en)

GENEVA, 24 January, 2019 Earthquakes and tsunamis accounted for the majority of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, according to analysis of 281 events recorded by the Centre for Research on....

61 million people affected by extreme weather events in 2018: UN report

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 23:17:00 +0100xinhuanet_en (en)

GENEVA, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Earthquakes and tsunamis accounted for most of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year, while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) said Thursday.

World: 2018:Extreme weather events affected 60m people

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 21:16:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

GENEVA, 24 January, 2019 – Earthquakes and tsunamis accounted for the majority of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, according to analysis of 281 events recorded by the Centre for Research....

Wayne Hay

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 19:41:00 +0100aljazeera-en (en)

. "Wayne Hay has been covering the Asia/Pacific region since 2001, first with Television New Zealand before joining Al Jazeera English in 2006. In his role at Al Jazeera, he has travelled the region extensively, reporting on everything from elections and natural disasters to surfing in Bali.

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