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Recent Natural Disasters List August 8, 2015

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
  • Typhoon Soudelor in Taiwan
    -Typhoon Soudelor has claimed lives of at least six people and injured 101 others in Taiwan.
    -Typhoon Soudelor made landfall in Hualien County, Taiwan, early Saturday morning.

Recent Earthquakes
  • M 4.1 light earthquake in Dolakha, Nepal (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located inside Gaurishankar Conservation Area.
    15:40 UTC (local time: 21:25; 2015-08-08 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.5 moderate earthquake in Bolivia (@ 183 km depth) with epicenter located 148 km SW of Atocha. Weak shaking of MMI II will have been felt by the people of Tupiza, Villazon and La Quiaca, Argentina.
    11:45 UTC (local time: 07:45; 2015-08-08 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.7 moderate earthquake in Argentina (@ 169 km depth) with epicenter located 47km NW of Mutquin. Weak tremor will have been felt by the people of Andalgala, Belen and Arauco.
    08:49 UTC (local time: 05:49; 2015-08-08 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • Flash floods in Chile
    -Flash floods in Chile have claimed lives of at least five people.
    -A state of emergency has been declared in the northern cities of Antofagasta and Tocopilla.
    -About 1,000 people have been evacuated due to mudslide in Tocopilla.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • No major volcanic activities have been reported today.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Typhoon Soudelor has claimed lives of at least six people and injured 101 others in Taiwan.

Natural Disaster News
  • Super Typhoon Soudelor has became the strongest tropical cyclone of 2015. Click for detail report on Typhoon Soudelor
  • Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced Rs300 million for flood relief in Mianwali district of Isakhel.

Useful information to read this Recent Natural Disasters List August 8, 2015

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.