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Recent Natural Disasters List October 3, 2015 — Landslide in Guatemala


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
  • Landslide in Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala
    -Massive landslide in Santa Catarina Pinula town of Guatemala has claimed lives of at least 26 people and left 600 others missing, emergency services said Friday.
    -The landslide has buried around 125 homes in Santa Catarina Pinula, 15 km south of the capital Guatemala City. Click for detail report on Guatemala landslide

Recent Earthquakes
  • M 4.9 moderate earthquake in Japan (@ 37 km depth) with epicenter located 29km SE of Nago. Light to weak shaking will have been fet by the peoope of Gushikawa, Haebaru and Ishikawa.
    15:51 UTC (local time: 00:51; 2015-10-04 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.6 moderate earthquake in Mexico (@ 32 km depth) with epicenter located 76km SW of Puerto Madero. Weak shaking will have been felt by the people of Suchiate, Tapachula and Ciudad Tecun Uman (Guatemala).
    06:51 UTC (local time: 01:51; 2015-10-03 @ epicenter)
  • M 5.8 strong earthquake in Chile (@ 41 km depth) with epicenter located 45km SSW of Coquimbo. Light shaking of MMI IV will have been felt by the people of Coquimbo, La Serena, Ovalle and Monte Patria. People of Vicuna, Illapel and Salamanca will have felt weak shaking of MMI III.
    06:26 UTC (local time: 03:26; 2015-10-03 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.4 light earthquake in Ecuador (@ 59 km depth) with epicenter located 111 km E of Gualaquiza. Weak shaking will have been felt by the people of Macas, Gualaceo and Azogues.
    05:22 UTC (local time: 00:22; 2015-10-03 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • Flooding in Bangkok, Thailand
    -Heavy rainfall caused flash flooding in 11 different places of Bangkok.
    -According to the Meteorological Department, tropical storm Mujigae will affect Thailand  from Sunday to Tuesday.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • Mount Veniaminof volcano in Alaska Peninsula
    -An Alaska Peninsula volcano Mount Veniaminof  has prompted a new alert on Thursday.
    -According to a statement from the U.S. Geological Survey’s Alaska Volcano Observatory, the alert level at Mount Veniaminof has been raised to "advisory," and the aviation color code has gone from green to yellow. Click for detail report on Veniaminof volcano

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Hurricane Joaquin
    -At 08:00 pm EDT, Hurricane Joaquin was located 40 km NNE of San Salvador, Bahamas.
    -National weather Service has forecast the core of the strongest winds of Joaquin to move away from the Bahamas later tonight.
    -Tropical storm conditions will affect portions of the southeastern Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands this evening.  Tropical storm conditions are possible in Bermuda on Sunday.
    -The South Carolina Emergency Management Division has also warned people to prepare for the storm.
    A Hurricane Warning is in effect for
    * Central Bahamas
    * Northwestern Bahamas including the Abacos, Berry Islands, Eleuthera, Grand Bahama Island, and New Providence
    * The Acklins, Crooked Island, and Mayaguana in the southeastern Bahamas

Natural Disaster News
  • U.S. Department of Transportation has announced $1 Million in emergency relief for roads and bridges damaged by the flooding in Missouri.

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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.