Last Updated: Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Natural Disasters List February 26, 2013-Flood disaster in Rwanda kills 4

Recent Natural Disasters 2013: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.
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Recent Natural Disasters
  • Flash floods in Kigali, Rwanda
    -Torrential rains have killed four people in Kigali, Rwanda.
    -Floods also damaged roads and bridges in Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda.
    -Flooding in Rwanda in 2012 killed 5 people.
  • Landslide in Mati City, Philippines
    Landslide in Mati City, southern Philippines has killed three people.
    -Search and rescue operations are going Tagabacid area in Davao Oriental.
    -Landslide in Talisay, Cebu city displaced hundreds of people five months ago .

Recent Earthquakes
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  • M 3.6 light shallow earthquake in Greater Los Angeles Area, California (@ 17 km depth) with epicenter located 4 km SE from Loma Linda. It will have well felt by the people of Redlands, Highgrove, Moreno Valley, Los Angeles Civic Center, Rancho Cucamonga, Mira Loma, Ontario, Grand Terrace, Fontana, Highland, Loma Linda, San Bernardino, Riverside, Lake Elsinore, Moreno Valley, Perris, Corona and Norco.
    20:18 UTC (local time Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 12:18 PM @ epicenter)
  • M 5.0 moderate shallow earthquake in Dominican Republic Region (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 99 km NE from Higüey, La Altagracia. People of Ponce, San Sebastian, Mayaguez, Isabela, Caban and San Juan will have felt weak shaking of MMI III.
    17:07 UTC (local time Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 01:07 PM @ epicenter) 
  • M 5.1 moderate deep earthquake in Java, Indonesia (@ 138 km depth) with epicenter located below Nagrog. Light to weak shaking will have felt by the people of Palmerah, Ciranjang-hilir, Banjar and Soreang.
    14:06 UTC (local time Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 09:06 PM @ epicenter)
  • M 3.5 light shallow earthquake in Haiti region (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 6 km NW of Thomazeau. It will have well felt by the people of Croix des Bouquets, Delmas 73, Petionville, St.Marc, Kenscoff and Port-Au-Prince.
    00:39 UTC (local time Monday, February 25, 2013 at 07:39 PM @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
Ongoing Major River Floods (Based on Satellite observation): Afghanistan (Amu Darya), Australia (Darling), Bolivia (Madre de Dios), Brazil (Tocantins), Chad (N Djamena), China (Mekong and Huang He), Democratic Republic of the Congo (Ubangi), Dominican Republic, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq (Shatt al Arab and Tigris), Kenya (Tana), Philippines, Sudan (Blue Nile, White Nile), Syria (Euphrates), Tanzania.
  • Flooding in Kelantan, Malaysia
    -Flash floods have affected people in Kuala Krai, Pasir Puteh, Tanah Merah in Kelantan and Setiu in Terengganu.
    -All nine schools in Rantau Panjang will be closed tomorrow.
    Floods in Malaysia are regular natural disasters in Malaysia which happen every year during the monsoon season.
  • Flooding in Macedonia
    -Heavy rainfalls have flooded around 300 homes in Josifovo, Macedonia.
    -Floods in Macedonia have also destroyed two bridges.
    -Around 20,000 people in Sveti Nikole were without electricity.
    -Floods in Macedonia has killed 51-year-old man in Cvetisnica.
  • Thailand authorities in Trang province has issued a ban on people playing in six different waterfalls due to concern of flash floods. Kachong and Toneplew waterfalls (Na Yong), Sairung waterfalls (Yan Ta Khao), Toete, Tontok and Lamploke waterfalls (Palian) are on alert.

Recent Volcanic Activity
Erupting Volcanoes: Fuego, Santiago, Poas, Reventador, Nyiragongo, Ol Doniyo Lengai, Raung, Erta Ale, Paluweh, Gamalama, Batu Tara, Sakurajima, Manam, Ulawun, Tolbachik and Kilauea volcano.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Tropical Cyclone Rusty
    -As of 12:00 UTC, TC Rusty was located 335 nm east-northeast of Learmonth, Australia.
    -A red alert has been issued for people between Pardoo and Whim Creek, including Port Hedland and South Hedland.

Natural Disaster News
  • Winter storm in Oklahoma, USA
    -Recent winter storms in Woodward has killed one people.
    -Winter storms have caused blizzard conditions in Oklahoma, Texas and parts of Kansas.
    -A state of emergency has been declared in northwest Oklahoma.

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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 Earthquakes  (only earthquakes which are felt by people), Recent Volcanic Activity (erupting volcanoes), Recent Flash Floods (ongoing flood event), Recent Tropical Cyclones (active cyclones) and Natural Disaster News (facts and news about natural/environmental disasters 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 global natural disaster data are collected from different sources like USGS, EMSC, GDACS, EDIS..