Last Updated: Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Natural Disasters List March 23, 2015 – Tropical Cyclone Nathan


Recent Natural Disasters 2015: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.

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Major Natural Disasters Today
  • Avalanche in British Columbia, Canada
    -An avalanche in British Columbia, Canada has claimed life of a person and left one other missing.
    -Both were group members snowmobiling near the Dore River drainage area, near McBride, B.C. Click for detail report on B.C. avalanche.

  • Tropical Cyclone Nathan
    -At 01:00 UTC, TC Nathan was located approximately 242 nm east-northeast of Darwin, Australia.
    -Emergency authorities are evacuating people from Warruwi Island.
    -More than 20 flights are expected to require to evacuate about 400 residents from Warrumi.
    -Flash flooding across coastal parts of northern Arnhem Land is forecast by the Bureau of Meteorology as written by ABC News.

Recent Earthquakes 
  • M 4.0 light earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 2 km depth) with epicenter located 22km SSE of Medford. Light shaking of MMI II-III will have been felt by the people of Medford, Enid, Tonkawa, Blackwell, Caldwell, Ponca City, Wichita, Midwest City, Edmond, Stillwater and Oklahoma City.
    23:29 UTC (local time: 18:29; 2015-03-23 @ epicenter) 
  • M 2.9 weak earthquake in California (@ 6 km depth) with epicenter located 1 km N of Monte Sereno. It will have been well felt by the people of Saratoga, Los Gatos and Campbell. 16:27 UTC (local time: 09:27:39.9 2015-03-23 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.5 moderate earthquake in Japan (@ 53 km depth) with epicenter located 7 km E of Miyako. It will have been well felt by the people of Yamada, Otsuchi and Kamaishi.
    13:56 UTC (local time: 22:56; 2015-03-23 @ epicenter) 
  • M 3.5 light earthquake in California (@ with epicenter located 19 km NW of Tehachapi. Light to weak shaking will have been felt by the people of Bear Valley Springs, Tehachapi, Arvin and Lamont.
    2015-03-24; 04:46:19 UTC

Recent Flash Floods
  • No major floods reported today.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • No major volcanic activity recorded today.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Tropical Cyclone Nathan
    -At 01:00 UTC, TC Nathan was located approximately 242 nm east-northeast of Darwin, Australia.
    -Emergency authorities are evacuating people from Warruwi Island.
  • Tropical Cyclone Reuben
    -At 01:00 UTC, TC Reuben was located approximately 617 nm southeast of Suva, Fiji.

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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 Major Natural Disasters Today (real time update report on rolling major 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.