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(Update) Magnitude 7.6 powerful quake in Philippine Islands followed with tsunami warning: One killed

Disaster Report: Magnitude 7.6 quake struck off the eastern coast of the Philippines late Friday, triggering tsunami warnings across the region.
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Original Post: Natural Disasters List August 31, 2012
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Update 16:15 UTC
-PHIVOLCS confirms cancellation of all tsunami alerts.
-Electricity now restored for most parts of Eastern Samar.

Update 15:50 UTC
One killed in Southern Cagayan de Oro city of Mindanao, Philippines.

Update
-one house collapsed in southern Cagayan de Oro city.
-Small waves of about 16 cm (6 inches) hit area of southern Philippines.

M 7.6 powerful earthquake shak…

Natural Disasters List August 31, 2012-Ten killed, 14 missing in landslide in Southwest China

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Landslide in Liangshan, China
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Ten killed and 14 others missing in a landslide in a hydropower station in southwest China.
-Liangshan prefecture lies about 1,750 kilometers southwest of Beijing, the capital city of China.
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Wildfires in Marbella, Spain
-About 4,000 people evacuated due to wildfire near hills of Marbella city of Southern Spain.
-Nearly all residents of Ojen were evacuated and given shelter in sports centres in the coastal resort of Marbella.
-More than 300 firefighters are battling the flames. Fire is expected to be in control by the end of the day.
Update
-One killed in Marbella fire. The body was found in Ojen, nort…

Natural Disasters List August 30, 2012

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Flooding in Pearlington, Mississippi
-At least 75 people rescued from flooding in Hancock County of Mississippi caused by hurricane Isaac.
-A mandatory evacuation order was issued earlier for all areas south of 90 in Ocean Springs, Gautier and Pascagoula, Mississippi.
-Officials dispatched 1,500 National Guard troops to the state's three southern counties, as well as 45 state troopers to ease traffic flow.
-Tornado in Ocean Springs damaged two houses on East Simmons Bayou in Gulf Park Estates.
(Photo by Associated Press; Rescued family in Pearlington, Mississippi)
Update
More than 60,000 people evacuated in Louisiana and Mississippi.
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Natural Disasters List August 29, 2012

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Landslides in Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
-Landslides damaged 25 houses and two school buildings at Hatiya village of Sankhuwasabha district of Nepal.
-About 200 people displaced by the disaster and are taking shelter in makeshift huts.
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M 4.1 moderate earthquake in California (@ 9 km depth) with epicenter located just 3 km NE of Yorba Linda. Light shaking of MMI IV will have felt by the people of Placentia, Villa Park, Chino Hills, Anaheim, Fullerton and Santa Ana. People of Long Beach, Los Angeles, Riverside and North Glendale will have felt weak shaking of MMI III.
20:31 UTC …

Hurricane Isaac: Emergency declared in Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi

Disaster Report: Hurricane Isaac caused the declaration of emergency in Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi. It is the first hurricane to hit the Gulf Coast since 2008.
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Original post: Natural Disasters List August 28, 2012
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-Emergency condition declared in Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi. Authorities have urged residents in the coastal areas of New Orleans, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama to evacuate due to the fear of occurrence of a catastrophe similar to the one caused by Hurricane Katrina seven years ago. Hurricane Katrina killed more than 1,800 people.
-Isaac is expected to make landfall Tuesday night or early Wednesday. At 12:20 p.m. ET, Isaac had 75 mph sust…

Magnitude 7.3 earthquake hits off El Salvador coast

Disaster Report: M 7.3 very strong earthquake hits off El Salvador coast this Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
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Original Post:Natural Disasters List August 27, 2012
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M 7.3 very strong earthquake hits off El Salvador coast this Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake's epicenter was located 111km S of Puerto El Triunfo. It was 12.6 miles deep.

Following USGS PAGER MAP, moderate shaking of MMI V was felt by the people of Puerto El Triunfo, Jucuaran, Chirilagua, Intipuca, Jiquilisco and Usulutan. People of Managua, Tegucigalpa, Guatemala City, Mixco and San Salvador felt light to weak shaking.

A tsunami…

Natural Disasters List August 28, 2012

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Flooding in Myanmar
-More than 68,000 people displaced due to flooding in Myanmar caused by Torrential rain. Displaced people are currently living in 308 different camps around the country.
-Floods destroyed around 200,000 acres of rice paddies.
-Worst hit is southwestern delta region. Two people died in flooding in Lashio in eastern Shan State earlier this month.
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-Wildfire northwest of capital Madrid displaced more than 2,000 people. Fire is burning just 60 kilometres far from the Spanish capital.
-Railway line between Madrid and the city of Avila closed.
-Fire broke out close to the towns…

Natural Disasters List August 27, 2012

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Deadly flooding in Nigeria
-At least 19 killed in recent floods in Adamawa and Niger State.
Adamawa:
15 killed and more than 20,000 people homeless; Flood affected 36 villages in 13 local government areas; Two shelter camps established at Gwadabawa and Limawa.
Niger:
4 killed in Bosso and Wushishi local government areas.
Katsina:
8 injured, 100 homes destroyed in Kofa and Tofani villages in Kusada local government areas.
-Earlier Federal Ministry of the Environment had issued flood alert for at least 23 states across Nigeria.
-Flooding is the most common of all environmental hazards in Nigeria (Photo: vanguardngr.com)
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A Series of earthquakes rattles California-Mexico border

Disaster Report: A series of earthquakes has rattled Southern California with epicenter near California-Mexico border.
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Original Post: Natural Disasters List August 26, 2012
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A series of earthquakes has rattled rural areas of Imperial and San Diego counties near the California-Mexico border today, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The first quake struck at 10:02 a.m. Sunday about three miles north-northwest of Brawley. Strong quake of magnitude 5.3 struck at 12:31 p.m. It was 5.8 miles deep.

Following USGS PAGER MAP, strong shaking of MMI VI will have felt by the people of Westmor…

Natural Disasters List August 26, 2012

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Flooding in Sulawesi, Indonesia
-Three killed in floods in Parigi Moutong regency in Central Sulawesi.
-At least 40 families evacuated in Boyantongo.
-Floods also damaged 26 houses in Lemusa village.
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-More than 270 people evacuated due to flooding in Primorye, Russia.
-Floods also damaged 14 bridges in three districts of the Primorye region.
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M 3.3 weak …

Natural Disasters List August 25, 2012

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Flash floods in Ningxia Hui, China
-Five killed and one missing in northwest China.
-The flash flood was reported at a mountain ravine in the Dawukou district of Shizuishan city.
-More than 100 police and fire fighters are searching for the one missing.
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M 4.4 light shallow earthquake in Southern Iran (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 113 km WSW of Gerash. Just a weak shaking will have felt by the people of Kish, Lar and Jahrom.
08:36 UTC (local time Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 12:06 PM @ epicenter)
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Natural Disasters List August 24, 2012

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Flash floods in Bauchi, Nigeria
-Four people reported to be killed in floods across Bauchi state of Northern Nigeria. The deaths were recorded in Dass, Misau and Toro area.
-Gaina, Gugulin, Zadawa, Gwaram, Arobana and parts of Misau town are the worst hit areas.
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M 4.6 moderate shallow earthquake in Sulawesi, Indonesia (@ 17 km depth) with epicenter located 49 km SSE of Palu. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Poso,…

M 5.6 Powerful earthquake shakes Rukum, Nepal

Disaster Report: Following Nepal Seismological Center earthquakes of magnitude 5.6 and 4.7 occurred in southern part of Rukum at 10:15 PM and 10:27 PM respectively in 2069/5/7 .
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Original Post: Natural Disasters List August 23, 2012
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Update 07:00 AM
Tremors were well felt in Dhaulagiri, Baglung, Parbat, Mustang and Myagdi districts of Nepal. However no damage report obtained till now. Magnitude 5.6 is confirmed by NSC.
There is a seismic station under NSC in Lukagaun, Pyuthan. Pyuthan lies 49 km far from the epicenter.

Update 12:15 AM
This is what Nepal Seismological Center mentions:

"Earthquakes of Magnitude 5.6 and 4.7 occurred in southern part of Rukum at 10:15 PM and 10:27 PM respectively in 2069/5/7"  Magnitude 5.6 is the s…

Natural Disasters List August 23, 2012-More than 30 killed in flash floods in Pakistan

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Massive flash floods in Pakistan
-More than 30 killed in flash floods in northern and central Pakistan.
-Most of the deaths reported from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province where some 15 people died. More than a hundred have been homeless in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province and Kashmir.
-Authorities in Nowshera district declared an flood emergency following heavy rains.
-The Metrological Department (MD) has forecast more heavy rains in Kashmir, Punjab, Islamabad, and KP.
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