Last Updated: Monday, March 3, 2014

Natural Disasters List March 2, 2014 – Colorado snowstorm kills 1, injures 30


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
  • Snowstorm in Colorado
    -Vehicles crashes caused by snowstorm in Colorado has claimed life of a person and injured 30 others.
    -Around 104 vehicles have been involved in crashes on Interstate 25.

Recent Earthquakes 
  • M 6.5 strong deep earthquake in Japan (@ 111 km depth) with epicenter located 110 km NW of Nago. Light shaking of MMI IV will have felt by the people of Tomigusuku, Itoman, Naha-shi, Okinawa, Nago, Chatan, Ginowan, Gushikawa, Haebaru, Naze and Hirara.
    20:11 UTC (local time 2014-03-03 04:11 @ epicenter) 
  • M 5.6 moderate harmless earthquake in Chile (@ 17 km depth) with epicenter located 295 km W of Puerto Chacabuco.
    17:03 UTC (local time 2014-03-02 12:03 @ epicenter)
  • M 6.2 strong earthquake in Nicaragua (@ 73 km depth) with epicenter located 23 km WSW of Jiquilillo. Strong shaking of MMI VI will have felt by the people of El Realejo and Puerto Morazan. People of Jiquilillo, Monjaras, Santa Cruz and Los Llanitos will have felt moderate shaking. According to the USGS Pager Map, light to weak shaking will have felt by the people of Managua, San Salvador, Tegucigalpa, San Pedro Sula and Guatemala City.
    09:37 UTC (local time 2014-03-02 03:37 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.2 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 8 km depth) with epicenter located 12 km ESE of Luther. It will have been well felt by the people of Choctaw, Midwest City, Shawnee and Oklahoma City.
    04:21 UTC (local time 2014-03-01 22:21 @ epicenter)


Recent Flash Floods
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Recent Volcanic Activity
  • Guatemala/Pacaya current volcanic activity
    -Powerful explosion at Guatemala's Pacaya volcano has prompted the authorities to consider the evacuation of some 3,000 people .
    -Ash clouds have been seen reaching a height of at least 4 km Sunday afternoon. Click for detail report on Pacaya volcano eruption.

Recent Tropical Cyclones


Natural Disaster News
  • Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has stressed in upgrading the traditional early warning and disaster mitigation system. She further added that international cooperation is very much important for worldwide disaster management during an inauguration of the 41st session of WMO/ESCAP Panel on Tropical Cyclones for the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea.
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