Last Updated: Friday, October 31, 2014

Natural Disasters List October 31, 2014 – Costa Rica’s Turrialba volcano eruption

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
  • Turrialba volcano eruption in Costa Rica
    -Costa Rica has issued an emergency alert following the largest eruption in 150 years at Turrialba volcano.
    -The National Emergency Commission (CNE) has recommended the Education Ministry to suspend classes in five cantons in Cartago province, including Turrialba, Jiménez, Alvarado, Oreamuno and Cartago. Click for detail report on Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano eruption.

Recent Earthquakes 
  • M 5.4 moderate earthquake in Peru (@ 7 km depth) with epicenter located 64km NNE of Tocache It will have well felt by the people of Nuevo. Juanjui, Bellavista and Uchiza.
    17:04 UTC (local time 2014-10-31; 20:04 @ epicenter)
  • M 5.1 moderate earthquake in Tanzania (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 55 km SSE of Kondoa. LIght to weak shaking will have felt by the people of Dodoma, Kongwa and Nangwa.18:42 UTC (local time 2014-10-31; 13:42 @ epicenter) 
  • M 4.6 moderate shallow earthquake in Lake Albert region, Uganda (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 15 km W of Kyenjojo.
    01:05 UTC ( local time: 04:05; 2014-10-31 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods

Recent Volcanic Activity
  •  Turrialba volcano eruption in Costa Rica
    -This is believed to be the biggest explosion recorded at Turrialba in at least 100 years.
    -Costa Rica has issued an emergency alert

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Tropical Cyclone Nilofar
    -At 23:00 UTC, Tropical Cyclone Nilofar was located approximately 281 nm south-southwest of Karachi, Pakistan.
    -Cyclone has brought rains in Muscat, Oman.
  • Tropical Storm Vance
    -At 21:00 UTC, Tropical Storm Vance was located 665 km S of Acapulco, Mexico.
    -Vance is the 20th named storm of the season.

Natural Disaster News
  • The Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) has launched an Android-based mobile application called Mass Rapid Assessment (MRA) that warns users of impending natural disasters and allows them to share disaster-related information.
  • Insurance companies have suffered losses of over Rs 4K crore in Jammu & Kashmir floods and cyclone Hudhud, The Financial Express has written.

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