Last Updated: Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Natural Disasters List May 1, 2012


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Recent Natural Disasters
  • Flooding in Great Billing, United Kingdom
    -About 1,000 people evacuated from a caravan holiday park after flood warning.
    -An emergency shelter is set up at Lings Forum.
    Update
    More than 30 flood warnings in force across the South West, the Midlands, the North East, Anglia and Wales.


Recent Earthquake list

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  • M 6.0 strong shallow earthquake in Chiapas, Mexico (@ 36 km depth) with epicenter located 93 km SW of Tapachula. People of Puerto Madero, Suchiate, Ocos, La Libertad, Ciudad Tecun Uman and Tapachula will have felt a light shaking.  Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have experienced by the people of Villa Nueva, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mixco and Guatemala City.
    22:43 UTC (local time Tuesday, May 01, 2012 at 05:43 PM @ epicenter)
  • M 4.5 moderate very shallow earthquake in Wyoming (@ 1 km depth) with epicenter located 19 km SE from Sleepy Hollow. Light earthquake will have felt by the people of Gillette and Wright. Weak shaking will have experienced by the people of Sundance, Newcastle, Buffalo, North Spearfish, Spearfish and Belle Fourche.
    17:11 UTC (local time Tuesday, May 01, 2012 at 11:11 AM @ epicenter)
  • M 5.7 strong earthquake in Michoacan, Mexico (@ 91 km depth) with epicenter located 70 km WNW of Arcelia. Strong shaking of MMI VI will have felt by the people of Ciudad Altamirano, Coyuca de Catalan. Light shaking will have felt by the people of Tlapehuala, Cutzamala de Pinzon, Zirandaro and Tlalchapa. The populated area of Tlalnepantla, Naucalpan de Juarez, Ecatepec, Mexico City and Ciudad Nezahualcoyotl will have experienced just a weak shaking.
    16:38 UTc (local time Tuesday, May 01, 2012 at 11:38 AM @ epicenter)
  • M 4.9 moderate shallow earthquake in Western Turkey (@ 11 km depth) with epicenter located 46 km NW of Izmir. Light shaking will have felt by the people of Foasa, Foca, Urla, Azmir and Izmir. Weak shaing will have felt as far as Menderes.
    14:48 UTC (local time Tuesday, May 01, 2012 at 05:48 PM @ epicenter)
  • M 5.4 moderate earthquake in Sulawesi, Indonesia (@ 41 km depth) with epicenter located 162 km NNW of Kendari. About 24,000 people will have experienced a moderate shaking of MMI V. People of Unaaha, Kendari, Poso, Rantepao, Watampone, Sengkang and Luwuk will have felt just a weak shaking.
    13:59 UTC (local time Tuesday, May 01, 2012 at 09:59 PM @ epicenter) 
  • M 4.2 light earthquake Offshore Guatemala (@ 55 km depth) with epicenter located 58 km SSW of Escuintla. Weak shaking will have felt as far as Guatemala.
    06:18 UTC (local time Tuesday, May 01, 2012 at 12:18 AM @ epicenter)
  • M 4.6 moderate earthquake in Coquimbo, Chile (@ 58 km depth) with epicenter located 72 km NE of Coquimbo. Just a weak shaing will have felt by the people of La Serena, Vallenar and Ovalle.
    02:43 UTC (local time Monday, April 30, 2012 at 10:43 PM @ epicenter)

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Natural Disaster News
  • How to Prevent Toxin Exposure After Natural Disasters
    In the wake of a natural disaster, it's important to be aware of conditions that could put you in harm's way. Though most people often think of mold as the most toxic byproduct of natural disasters such as flash flooding and hurricanes, there are several environmental hazards to watch out for too (source accuweather)

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This natural disaster list contains daily list of recent natural disasters around the world. The page is break down into various parts as Recent Natural Disasters (real time update report on rolling natural disaster around the world), Recent earthquake List  (only earthquakes which are felt by people), Recent Volcanic Activity (active volcanoes), Recent Flooding (ongoing flood event), Tropical Cyclones (active cyclones) and Natural Disaster News (natural disaster news on various topics like Tornado, Tsunami, Wildfire, Drought, Hailstorm, Heat Wave, Hurricane, Epidemic, Famine, Lahar, Limnic Eruption, Mudflow, Solar Flare and other disasters)
The major natural disasters are linked to definite page containing update report on that disaster. The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, also called GMT).
The natural disaster data are collected from different sources like USGS, EMSC, GDACS, EDIS..
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