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Overall Green alert Flood
in Indonesiafrom 04 Mar 2017 00:00 UTC to 10 Mar 2017 00:00 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on update number 2: (10 Mar 2017 14:21).

  • from 04 Mar 2017 00:00 UTC to 10 Mar 2017 00:00 UTC
  • 8 killed and 0 displaced
  • inserted at 10 Mar 2017 14:21:17 UTC


Latest media headlines

Articles: 6 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Tsunami y terremoto sacuden Japón en el 2011<br />
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 23:11:00 +0100   prensalibre (es)

Durante más de dos minutos Japón fue sacudido por un terremoto, el más fuerte de su historia el cual afectó casas, edificios y carreteras y enseguida vino un tsunami, el cual arrasó el nordeste de ese país. El movimiento telúrico sacudió decenas de ciudades y villas a lo largo de la costa del Japón mientras la ciudad Tokio se bamboleó.

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Magnitude 5.5 quake hits Rota
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 18:42:00 +0100   marianasvariety (en)

HAGÅTÑA (The Guam Daily Post) — A magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck about 11 miles northeast of Rota, in the Northern Mariana Islands before 7 p.m., Monday, causing some of the buildings in Guam to shake. The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the earthquake’s epicenter was recorded at a depth of about 64 miles.

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Always ready to help in disaster relief
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 22:01:00 +0100   straitstimesSG (en)

For more than a decade, Lieutenant-Colonel (NS) Mohan Tiru was ready to leave the country at a moment's notice when disaster struck the region. Although the 50-year-old completed his reservist last year, the black bag he took on such trips, stocked with items such as a Swiss army knife, water bottle and mosquito coils, still sits in his home.

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