Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global
5.7 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.
5.3 earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.
5.1 earthquake hits Easter Island.
5.1 earthquake hits the Mariana Islands.
5.0 earthquake hits Mindanao in the Philippines.
5.0 earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.
5.0 earthquake hits the Gulf of California.
Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Hurricane 16e (Orlene), located approximately 863 nm southeast of San Diego, is tracking northward at 08 knots.
Ebola – Uganda
In a follow-up on the Sudan Virus Disease (SVD) outbreak (Ebola) in Uganda, the Ministry of Health reported three new confirmed cases on September 30, bringing the total confirmed cases to 38. One additional death from a confirmed case was also reported putting the cumulative confirmed deaths in the current outbreak to eight.