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Overall Orange Flood alert in Pakistan from 12 Mar 2016 00:00 UTC to 13 Apr 2016 23:59 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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

Updated: this report is based on update number 3.

  • Flood Magnitude 6.74
  • from 12 Mar 2016 00:00 UTC to 13 Apr 2016 23:59 UTC
  • 121 killed and 2400 displaced
  • inserted at 25 Mar 2016 23:50:08 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: FL-2016-000021-PAK (glide) FL-2016-000021-PAK (glide) FL-2016-000021-PAK (glide)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 439 | About casualties: 69 | Last hour: 0

La tierra tiembla: terremotos de gran magnitud en Pakistán, Japón y Ecuador en menos de una semana
Sun, 17 Apr 2016 14:48:00 +0200   europapress (es)

MADRID, 17 Abr. (EUROPA PRESS) - Los movimientos telúricos han sacudido varios puntos del planeta durante la última semana y han dejado decenas de muertos en Pakistán, Japón y Ecuador. En todos estos países se han registrado terremotos de magnitud por encima de 6 en la escala de Richter.

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Morning top 5: 140 killed in Ethiopia and death toll rises in Japan earthquake
Sun, 17 Apr 2016 08:09:00 +0200   newstalk (en)

At least 41 people have died after a powerful earthquake struck northwest Ecuador. Officials say the quake, which measured 7.8 in magnitude, has caused "considerable damage". A tsunami warning has also been issued in neighbouring Peru. The country's vice president Jorge Glas, declared a state of....

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Top Asian News 8:14 a.m. GMT
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:37:00 +0200   news-yahoo-in (en)

MASHIKI, Japan (AP) — Aftershocks rattled communities in southern Japan as businesses and residents got a fuller look Friday at the widespread damage from an unusually strong overnight earthquake that [[killed]] nine people and injured about 800. Rescue workers were combing through the wreckage in....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: ReliefWeb (1), UNOSAT (1), EMM (1), JRC (47), NASA (8),

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