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Map of disaster alerts in the past 4 days. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.The designations employed and the presentation of material on the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the European Union concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
The blurred events in the list below are the past events before last 4 days.
For drought alerts, all the events listed in the homepage are ongoing events. In bold: i) new events; ii) events where a significant worsening has been detected (+ 0.5 GDACS score or increase in the Alert Level); iii) events where new information products are available (Global Drought Observatory Report).
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M6.2 in Indonesia - Copernicus EMS activation (EMSR493)
15 Jan 2021  14:56 UTC.


EMSR493: Copernicus Emergency Management Service has been activated
USA - Severe weather (ECHO 15 Jan 2021)
15 Jan 2021  10:48 UTC.


  • Heavy rain and strong wind have affected most parts of Oregon and Washington States since 13 of January, causing floods, triggering landslides and leading to casualties and damage.
  • According to media reports, two
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Tanzania - Flash floods (ECHO 15 Jan 2021)
15 Jan 2021  10:33 UTC.


  • Heavy rainfall affected Mtwara Region (southern Tanzania) over the past few days, causing flash floods and resulting in casualties and damage.
  • According to media reports, one person died, 39 people have been displ
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Indonesia - Earthquake (ECHO 15 Jan 2021)
15 Jan 2021  10:12 UTC.


  • A strong earthquake of 6.2 M hit the Western part of Sulawesi on the early morning of 15 of January. The epicentre of the quake was 60 km northeast of the city of Majene, at a depth of 10 km. The situation is still develo
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M6.1 in Indonesia - EC/ECHO daily map
15 Jan 2021  06:48 UTC.


A new EC/ECHO daily map is now available
Malaysia - Floods update (ECHO 15 Jan 2021)
15 Jan 2021  02:00 UTC.


  • Flooding triggered by heavy rainfall continues to affect Malaysia, leading to an increased humanitarian impact.
  • As of 15 January, the number of fatalities stands at six people, according to media reports. The late
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Philippines - Floods and flash floods update (ECHO 15 Jan 2021)
15 Jan 2021  02:00 UTC.


  • The recent heavy rainfall and high waves have caused floods and flash floods in Northern Mindanao Region, resulting in 8,979 affected individuals.
  • According to the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assist
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Floods and flood warnings during the last 24 hours reported by nationa
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15 Jan 2021  02:00 UTC.


  • Belgium: warning level 2/3 for Southwest regions.
  • Croatia: threshold level 2/4 for Lika and Kanal Obžev rivers.
  • Serbia: threshold level 2/2 for Južna Mora
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Indonesia - Flooding update
15 Jan 2021  02:00 UTC.


  • On 12-14 January, heavy rainfall and river overflow caused extensive flooding in Java and Kalimantan islands (Indonesia).
  • According to reports from AHA Centre, about 7,304 residents have been affected by floods in
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Papua New Guinea – Landslides (ECHO 15 Jan 2021)
15 Jan 2021  02:00 UTC.


  • Continuous heavy rain has caused a series of landslides during 4-8 January in Antinga ward, Mul-Baiyer district, Western Highlands province. The landslides have affected two villages so far, destroying three houses in one
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YASA-20 - UNITAR-UNOSAT activation 12 Jan 2021  18:30 UTC.

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
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