Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014

Natural Disasters List February 26, 2014

Recent Natural Disasters 2014: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.
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Recent Natural Disasters
  • State of Emergency in Riau, Indonesia
    -Indonesia’s Riau province has declared State of Emergency over haze.
    -At least seven of Riau’s 12 districts have been affected by the haze.
    -Around 20,000 people have been suffered from respiratory problems due to thick smog from the recent forest fires. Click for detail report on Riau  forest fires.
  • Landslide near Damascus, Oregon, United States
    -Landslide near Damascus has shut down Oregon 224 in both directions.

Recent Earthquakes 
  • M 4.7 moderate earthquake in Manipur, India (@ 73 km depth) with epicenter located 8 km SW of Moirāng. Weak shaking will have felt as far as Imphal.
    20:58 UTC (local time 02:28:56.0 2014-02-27@ epicenter)
  • M 2.6 weak shallow earthquake in California (@ 2 km depth) with epicenter located 1 km NNW of The Geysers. It will have well felt by the people of Healdsburg, Clearlake and Windsor.
    04:23 UTC (local time 2014-02-25 20:23 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.8 moderate shallow earthquake in Greece (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 5 km SE of Siatista. Light to weak shaking will have felt by the people of Kozani, Grevena and Ptolemais.
    01:42 UTC (local time 2014-02-26 03:42 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
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Recent Volcanic Activity
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Recent Tropical Cyclones
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Natural Disaster News
  • Ten days disaster management training camp for National Service Scheme (NSS) members has been organized in Shimla, India.
  • More than $7.5 million preparedness grants have been awarded to the fire departments in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Click for detail report on FEMA news release.

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This natural disaster list contains daily list of 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 information), Recent Tropical Cyclones (active cyclones) and Natural Disaster News (facts and news about natural/environmental disasters and hazards 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 and catastrophes are linked to definite page containing update report on that disaster and also provides early disaster emergency notification if available.
The global natural disaster data and natural calamities statistics are collected from different sources like USGS, EMSC, GDACS, EDIS and others.