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Recent Natural Disasters List January 3, 2020 — Floods in Jakarta kill 48

Recent Natural Disasters 2020: This natural disaster list covers important natural disasters in the world with detail update report.

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Major Natural Disasters Today
  • Flooding in Jakarta, Indonesia
    -The death toll from severe flooding and landslides in Jakarta has risen to 48.
    -According to the Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) around 409,000 people have been affected by the floods, with over 366,000 of them in Bekasi City. Click here for detail report on Jakarta flood

Recent Earthquakes
  • Magnitude 3.4 weak earthquake in Central California (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 26 km E of King City, United States.
    16:40 UTC (local time: 08:40; 2020-01-03 @ epicenter)
  • Magnitude 5.5 strong earthquake near coast of Nicaragua (@ 11k km depth) with epicenter located 8 km W of Santa Teresa.
  • 15:28 UTC ( local time: 09:28; 2020-01-03 @ epicenter)
  • Magnitude 4.9 moderate earthquake in Peru-Ecuador border region (@ 56 km depth) with epicenter located 18 km N of Huaquillas.
    14:16 UTC (local time: 09:16; 2020-01-03 @ epicenter)
  • Magnitude 3.3 weak earthquake in Northern Algeria (@ 10 km depth) with epicenter located 29 km NE of Bou Hanifia el Hamamat.
    07:08 UTC (local time: 08:08; 2020-01-03 @ epicenter)
  • Magnitude 3.1 weak earthquake in Southern Alaska (@ 34 km depth) with epicenter located 9 km W of Knik-Fairview, United States.
    06:40 UTC (local time: 21:40; 2020-01-02 @ epicenter)
  • Magnitude 4.8 moderate earthquake in Puerto Rico Region (@ 2 km depth) with epicenter located 17 km S of Tallaboa.
    03:41 UTC (local time: 23:41; 2020-01-02 @ epicenter)

Recent Flash Floods
  • Flooding in Cabo Delgado, Mozambique
    -Flooding caused by heavy rainfall has claimed lives of five people in Cabo Delgado Province, of Mozambique.
    -Around 1,700 houses have been damaged and around 8,600 people are affected.

Recent Volcanic Activity
  • No active volcanic activity today.

Recent Tropical Cyclones
  • No active cyclone recorded today.

Natural Disaster News
  • FEMA mitigation and flood insurance specialists will be at Lowe’s in Brookings and Sioux Falls on January 11, 2020 to offer advice and tips on how to repair storm damage and rebuild safer and stronger. Recovery topics will  include flood insurance, elevating utilities and rebuilding flooded homes.

Useful information to read this Recent Natural Disasters List January 3, 2020

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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Flooding in Mauritius capital Port Louis: 11 killed

Recent flash flooding in Mauritius has claimed at least eleven lives. About 152 mm rainfall has been recorded in Port Louis within three hours.
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Update 04:45 UTC

-Water supply is currently disrupted in the Port Louis, the capital city of Mauritius.
-Still one person from Grand Gaube, northern Mauritius is reported to be missing.

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Grand Gaube
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Below is the photo of six victims of the Mauritius flood (Source LeDefi  Media Group)

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