Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global
5.5 earthquake hits near the coast of Central Peru.
5.3 earthquake hits the Drake Passage.
5.3 earthquake hits Coquimbo, Chile.
5.1 earthquake hits southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
5.0 earthquake hits Oaxaca, Mexico.
5.0 earthquake hits the southwest Indian ridge.
Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Northwest Pacific Ocean: Tropical depression 06w (Champi), located approximately 397 nm south of Iwo To, is tracking northward at 11 knots.
The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:
Cholera – Nigeria
Since the beginning of the year, 10,833 suspected cholera cases have been reported with 112 confirmed cases and 289 deaths in 2021.
African Swine Fever – Bhutan
An outbreak was reported in the country of Bhutan, the landlocked country bordering China and India in South Asia. On 13 May, the first ASF outbreak was confirmed in Phentshogling town, Chhukha district, Bhutan, causing deaths of more than 30 stray pigs. The infected area is bordering with West Bengal State of India. It is also reported that these pigs uncontrollably move across Bhutan-India border. Bhutan is the 16th country in Asia to report an ASF outbreak.