Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 Earthquake hits the Philippine Islands region.

5.0 Earthquake hits southeast of Easter Island.

5.0 Earthquake hits New Britain, Papua, New Guinea.

Storms and Floods

Waterspout in Maguindanao, Philippines

Waterspout in Liguasan River in Maguindanao region of Philippines has killed 10 people including two children when a passenger boat sank.

There were altogether 18 passengers in the boat. Six passengers managed to survive but two are still reported to be missing

Avalanche in Glacier National Park of Canada

An avalanche in Canada’s Glacier National Park near Revelstoke has claimed the life of one skier.

Canadian Avalanche Centre has rated this avalanche 2.5 (from 1 to 5).

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.7 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

6.4 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.8 Earthquake hits the north Pacific Ocean.

5.5 Earthquake hits the India-Bangladesh border.

5.2 Earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Fiji.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.5 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.3 Earthquake hits the Philippines.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits the southern Mid-atlantic ridge.

5.0 Earthquake hits southern Greece.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan.

5.0 Earthquake hits Sulawesi, Indonesia.

4.9 Earthquake hits the Ionian Sea.

4.9 Earthquake hits southern Italy.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.6 Earthquake hits the Mariana Islands region.

6.2 Earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

6.0 Earthquake hits off the east coast of North Island, New Zealand.

5.5 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.2 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits the mid-Indian ridge.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 Earthquake hits south west of Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Philippine Islands region.

4.9 Earthquake hits the Savu Sea, south of Indonesia.

Storms and Floods

Flooding in Mindanao, Philippines

-Three killed and 2 others missing due to flooding in Mindanao region of the Philippines.

-Fatalities are from Misamis Oriental and San Miguel village in Tagum City.

-Floods have affected around 27,000 people in Davao del Norte, ComVal, and some villages in Davao City.

-Roads and bridges in Davao del Norte and Davao Oriental were also impassable.

-Davao city has declared 15 areas under a state of calamity (emergency) granting PHP 53.5 million in calamity funds.

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Tropical Cyclone Garry

-As of 12:00 UTC, TC Garry was located 200 nm north-northwest of Pago Pago, American Samoa.

-Samoa has issued warnings for the whole country.

-Cyclone Garry is forecast to pass within 96 km of Tutuila, the main island of American Samoa.

Tropical Cyclone Oswald

-As of 12:00 UTC, TC Oswald was located 90 nm east-northeast of Mornington Island, Australia.

-Oswald, a category 1 cyclone formed in the southeastern Gulf of Carpentaria.

-A cyclone warning is in place for coastal communities from Karumba to the tip of Cape York, including Mornington Island. Oswald is forecast to make landfall between Weipa and Kowanyama.

Monsoon Floods in Jakarta

-Death toll from the recent Jakarta monsoon floods has risen to 26 people.

-The floods have displaced more than 100,000 people.

Six Die in Limpopo Floods

 -Six people have died after the Limpopo river in northern South Africa burst its banks.

-The river, being the boundary between Zimbabwe and South Africa is crossed on foot by Zimbabwean economic refugees to gain illegal entry to South Africa – seeking a better life for themselves and their families.

Earthquakes

Global Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes

5.6 Earthquake hits western Sichuan, China.

5.3 Earthquake hits Samar in the Philippines.

5.0 Earthquake hits Unimak Island region, Alaska.

5.0 Earthquake hits the New Britain region, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

5.2 Earthquake hits south-east of Easter Island.

5.0 Earthquake hits Hokkaido, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.

Earthquakes

5.5 Earthquake hits Myanmar.

5.2 Earthquake hits Turkey-Iran border.

5.2 Earthquake hits Vanuatu.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Babuyan Islands in the Philippines.

5.1 Earthquake hits Kepulauan Taluad, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits northern Peru.

Storms and Floods

Tornado in Sleman, Indonesia

-Around 14 people injured in a tornado in Yogyakarta area of Sleman, Indonesia. Tornado damaged more than 500 houses.

-Tornado hit 10 villages in Sleman, with most damage in Bromonila village in Purwomartani.

-Several flights to and from the Adisucipto International Airport in Yogyakarta were also disrupted by the tornado.

Typhoon Bopha has turned around and is set to strike the Philippines a second time. 5.4 million people affected by typhoon urgently need food, potable water and shelter after Bopha wiped out 90 percent of houses in the worst-hit towns. Typhoon Bopha is located 215 nm northwest of Manila, Philippines.

Zagreb airport in Croatia closed due to heavy snow storms.

Severe snowstorm is also predicted in Jutland, the Zealand area and Greater Copenhagen region of Denmark tomorrow.

Earthquakes

5.6 Earthquake hits eastern Iran. 8 people were killed with at least 20 injured.

5.5 Earthquake hits the Philippine Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits off the west coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesia.

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5.5 Earthquake hits Seram, Indonesia.

5.3 Earthquake hits the northern Mariana Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Kuril Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits Papua, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Dodecanese Islands, Greece – the largest in a cluster of small quakes over the past several days.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Andaman Islands off India.

5.0 Earthquake hits Panay in the Philippines.

Earthquakes

5.5 Earthquake hits southern Xinjiang, China.

5.5 Earthquake hits the central east pacific rise.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Philippine Islands region.

4.9 Earthquake hits off the coast of southern Chile.

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5.3 Earthquake hits Moro Gulf, Mindanao in the Philippines.

4.9 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands region.

4.9 Earthquake hits Halmahera, Indonesia.

4.9 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

Cluster of 54+ moderate Earthquakes hit the Dodecanese Islands in Greece.