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Recent Natural Disasters List February 2, 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
  • Tornado in western Alabama
    -According to the National Weather Service, tornado hit rural western Alabama.
    -Tornado caused damage near Dancy, McMullen and Aliceville.
  • Snowstorm in Minnesota
    -Blizzard caused around 175 flights cancellation in and out of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
    -School have been canceled for kids in Rochester and Albert Lea.

Recent Earthquakes
  • M 3.4 light earthquake in California (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 21 km SSE of Burney. Weak tremor will have been felt as far as Redding.
    14:28 UTC (local time: 06:28; 2016-02-02 @ epicenter)
  • M 5.8 moderate earthquake in Japan (@ 189 km depth) with epicenter located 135 km NNE of Yonakuni. Weak shaking of MMI III will have been felt by the people of Yilan, Banqiao, Hualian, Keelung and Taipei, Taiwan.
    14:19 UTC (local time: 23:19; 2016-02-02 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.3 weak earthquake in Maine (@ 15 km depth) with epicenter located 9 km NE of Eastport. Weak tremor will have been felt by the people of Eastport, Perry and Lubec.
    11:56 UTC (local time: 06:56; 2016-02-02 @ epicenter)
  • M 4.9 moderate earthquake in Martinique (@ 48 km depth) with epicenter located 46 km ENE of Petite Riviere Salee. It will have been well felt by the people of La Trinite, Sainte-Marie and Le Robert.
    07:18 UTC (local time: 03:18; 2016-02-02 @ epicenter)
  • M 5.6 moderate earthquake in Japan (@ 18 km depth) with epicenter located 85 km E of Miyako. Light to weak shaking will have been felt by the people of Yamada, Otsuchi, Miyako, Ofunato, Kamaishi, Hachinohe, Hanamaki, Morioka-shi, Kitakami, Furukawa and Ishinomaki.
    05:31 UTC (local time: 14:31; 2016-02-02 @ epicenter)
  • M 3.4 light earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 1 km NW of Fairview. Weak tremor will have been felt by the people of Woodward and Enid.
    02:29 UTC (local time: 20:29; 2016-02-01 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • No major flash flood reported today.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • No major volcanic activities reported today.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • No new cyclone formed today.

Natural Disaster News
  • The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $6 million in grants to help nearly 1,000 Missourians whose homes were damaged by the winter flood.

Useful information to read this Recent Natural Disasters List February 2, 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.

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At least two tremors have been felt in Kathmandu, Nepal in interval of about 10 minutes.Updates below
Felt reports below in comment section. Feel free to add yours!
Update time Nepali (+5:45 UTC)
Report prepared by Ashish Khanal from Kathmandu, Nepal

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Update 09:18 A.M.
At least one people died and three others injured in China, the official Xinhua News Agency said.

Further 17 others from three tourist buses were trapped by quake-triggered landslides in Yunnan Province of China.

Update 07:25 A.M.

According to the China Earthquake Networks Center, another earthquake in the morning (not to be confused with midnight Tibet/Nepal earthquake) had magnitude of 5.9 in the border of southwest China's Yunnan and Sichuan provinces.
The quake was felt strongly in the county seat of Deqen, Xinhua reported.
Earthquake also triggered landslides, which blocked the traffic from Deqen to Benzilan in China.

Update 06:15 A.M.
According to the Nepal Seismolog…

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