Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.1 earthquake hits the Owen Fracture zone.

5.0 earthquake hits near the north coast of Papua, Indonesia.

Storms and Floods

Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:

In the northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm (ts) 02w (Surigae), located approximately 438 nm west-southwest of Iwo To, Japan, is tracking east-southeastward at 12 knots.

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The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Dengue Fever

Philippines – The General Santos City government is warning the public about the rise in dengue fever. Since the beginning of the year, 503 cases, including six deaths have been recorded.

Kenya – Public health officials in Mombasa, Kenya are reporting an outbreak of dengue fever. Increased cases of fever in adults and children visiting hospitals in the six sub-counties in Mombasa. Officials report 24 dengue fever cases have been laboratory confirmed. No deaths have been reported.

Human-to-cat COVID-19 transmission in the UK

A team of scientists at the University of Glasgow has identified two known cases of human-to-cat COVID-19 transmission in the UK.