Forest Fire (11429 ha) in Brazil 09 Aug 2022

Event summary

This forest fire is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1008223
Countries: Brazil
Start Date - Last detection*: 09 Aug 2022 - 26 Aug 2022
Duration (days): 17
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 11429 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)

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Impact Timeline

IDAlert colorGDACS ScorePopulation AffectedBurned Area (ha)Last UpdateSource
1 0.5 0 5666 14 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
2 0.5 0 6167 15 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
3 0.5 0 7802 16 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
4 0.5 0 8078 17 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
5 0.5 0 8080 18 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
6 0.5 0 8424 19 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
7 0.5 0 8579 20 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
8 0.5 0 9452 21 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
9 0.5 0 9690 22 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
10 0.5 0 10953 23 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
11 0.5 0 11207 24 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
12 0.5 0 11268 25 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
13 0.5 0 11385 26 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS
14 0.5 0 11429 27 Aug 2022 03:00 GWIS

Exposed population

The forest fire happened in Brazil , State of Amazonas (population 2,195,036) . The nearest places are and Apuí.

Radius Population
10 km <1000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km <1000 people
1 km <1000 people
Burned Area no people


Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Amazonas Brazil 2.2 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Apuí Amazonas Brazil City - 67 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

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More information

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