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Recent Natural Disasters List January 12, 2016

Recent Natural Disasters 2016: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.

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Major Natural Disasters Today
  • No major natural disaster occurred today.

Recent Earthquakes
  • M 5.6 strong earthquake in Afghanistan (@ 243 km depth) with epicenter located 28 km S of Jarm. It will have been well felt by the people of Taloqan, Dasht-e Archi, Vose', Fayzabad, Khorughn and Charikar.
    20:05 UTC (ocal time: 00:34; 2016-01-13 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.2 light earthquake in Canada (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 15 km NW of Fox Creek. It will have been well felt by the people of Fox Creek.
    18:27 UTC ( local time: 11:27; 2016-01-12 @ epicenter)
  • M 5.9 strong harmless earthquake in Southwest Indian Ridge (@ 10 km depth). The residential areas lie 1000 km far from the epicenter.
    09:45 UTC (local time: 12:45; 2016-01-12 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.1 weak earthquake in California (@ 2 km depth) with epicenter located 8 km NW of Greenville. It will have been well felt by the people of Westwood, Greenville, Chester and Susanville.
    03:16 UTC (local time: 19:16; 2016-01-11 @ epicenter) 
  • M 4.5 moderate earthquake in Azerbaijan (@ 27 km depth) with epicenter located 18 km NE of Yardimli. Weak shaking will have been felt by the people of Dzhalilabad, Prishibinskoye and Pushkino.
    02:38 UTC (local time: 06:38; 2016-01-12 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • No major flooding event reported today.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • Mount Bromo volcano eruption in Indonesia
    -Mount Bromo erupted volcanic ash to a height of 4,129 meters above sea levels today.
    -The current status of Bromo's activity still remains at level III, Tempo English Weekly reported.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • Tropical Cyclone Ula
    -Tropical Cyclone Ula is expected to downgrade to an extra-tropical depression during the next 24 hours.
    -Cyclone Ula is now a Category Two cyclone and moving in a south easterly direction over open water.

Natural Disaster News
  • Attorney General Koster has announced his support for the allocation of more than $500,000 in disaster-relief funds from the Missouri Housing Development Commission (MHDC) to assist families across Missouri whose homes were damaged or destroyed by recent flooding.

Useful information to read this Recent Natural Disasters List January 12, 2016

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.