Overall Green alert Tropical Cyclone for CIMARON-18
in Japan

Event summary

Tropical Cyclone CIMARON-18 can have a low humanitarian impact based on the maximum sustained wind speed, exposed population and vulnerability.

Name: CIMARON-18
From - To 17 Aug - 24 Aug
Exposed countries: Japan
Exposed population: 25.7 million in Category 1 or higher
Maximum wind speed: 204 km/h, Category 3
Maximum storm surge: 1.3 m (23 Aug 15:00 UTC)
Vulnerability of affected countries: Low (Japan)

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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. Last 24 hours events are highlighted in yellow. Small earthquakes are shown as green boxes. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 301 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

NASA map shows huge particle clouds over Earth 7:38 p.m. UTC Aug 27, 2 ...
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 04:30:00 +0200.

There's something in the air: From sources such as wildfires, car emissions and, yes, even feces, tiny particles fly into our bodies with nearly every breath. That reminder comes courtesy of NASA, whose Earth Observatory offered a stunning
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NASA's 'aerosol Earth' reveals a true picture of the planet Daily Mail
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 02:00:00 +0200.

A stunning new map from NASA plots the millions of unseen particles swirling throughout the skies. Aerosols are all around us. A stunning new map from NASA plots the millions of unseen particles swirling throughout the skies, showing everyt
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NASA map shows glowing particle clouds over Earth from wildfires and h ...
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 22:54:00 +0200.

There's something in the air: From sources such as wildfires, car emissions and, yes, even feces, tiny particles fly into our bodies with nearly every breath. That reminder comes courtesy of NASA, whose Earth Observatory offered a stunning
...(more)
NASA map shows glowing particle clouds over Earth from wildfires and h ...
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 22:51:00 +0200.

There's something in the air: From sources such as wildfires, car emissions and, yes, even feces, tiny particles fly into our bodies with nearly every breath. That reminder comes courtesy of NASA, whose Earth Observatory offered a stunning
...(more)

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (61), (2), BOM (1), JTWC (1), NASA (1), NOAA (2), OCHA (1), TRMM (1), Unisys (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),