GDACS is a cooperation framework between the United Nations, the European Commission and disaster managers worldwide to improve alerts, information exchange and coordination in the first phase after major sudden-onset disasters.
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Information exchange and coordination of bilateral assistance in the early phase after major disasters.
Ongoing disasters
Disaster managers exchange information to coordinate international assistance. Summary reports of ongoing disaster discussions are published below.
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15/1/21Earthquake in Sulawesi
23/1/21Tropical Cyclone Eloise

Current GDACS Alerts
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in New Zealand 07/03/2021 04:54 UTC, No people within 100km. Sun, 07 Mar 2021 04:54:00 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 07/03/2021 04:10 UTC, No people within 100km. Sun, 07 Mar 2021 04:10:26 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 06/03/2021 23:30 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 23:30:03 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.7M, Depth:10km) in Mariana Islands 06/03/2021 18:51 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 18:51:13 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:13.52km) in Mariana Islands Region 06/03/2021 18:18 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 18:18:34 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 06/03/2021 17:13 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 17:13:13 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 06/03/2021 13:12 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 13:12:05 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.7M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 06/03/2021 10:34 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 10:34:47 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 06/03/2021 07:20 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 07:20:29 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:10.29km) in Kermadec Islands Region 06/03/2021 07:16 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 07:16:30 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 06/03/2021 07:02 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 07:02:24 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in New Zealand 06/03/2021 06:05 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 06:05:46 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 06/03/2021 03:59 UTC, No people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 03:59:46 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.3M, Depth:8.99km) in New Zealand 06/03/2021 00:16 UTC, About 100 people within 100km. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 00:16:21 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.9M, Depth:11km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 20:26 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 20:26:36 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 19:40 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 19:40:35 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.7M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 19:37 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 19:37:08 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand 05/03/2021 19:34 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 19:34:52 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 18:57 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 18:57:20 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.2M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 14:24 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 14:24:49 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.9M, Depth:15km) in [unknown] 05/03/2021 08:13 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 08:13:42 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:17.97km) in Indonesia 05/03/2021 07:32 UTC, About 50000 people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 07:32:54 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 03:41 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 03:41:31 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 05/03/2021 03:33 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 03:33:20 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 05/03/2021 03:21 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 03:21:38 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.3M, Depth:17km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 02:30 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 02:30:35 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand 05/03/2021 00:58 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 00:58:27 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.9M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 05/03/2021 00:28 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 00:28:19 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand 05/03/2021 00:19 UTC, No people within 100km. Fri, 05 Mar 2021 00:19:39 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 04/03/2021 23:37 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 23:37:09 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in [unknown] 04/03/2021 23:34 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 23:34:50 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 04/03/2021 23:12 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 23:12:57 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 04/03/2021 22:55 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 22:55:37 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 04/03/2021 22:05 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 22:05:56 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in New Zealand 04/03/2021 21:04 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 21:04:00 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 04/03/2021 20:25 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 20:25:02 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands Region 04/03/2021 20:20 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 20:20:43 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.7M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand 04/03/2021 19:46 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 19:46:17 GMT
Orange earthquake alert (Magnitude 8.1M, Depth:26.45km) in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand 04/03/2021 19:28 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 19:28:32 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:10km) in Greece 04/03/2021 19:23 UTC, 1290000 people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 19:23:52 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.8M, Depth:10km) in Greece 04/03/2021 18:38 UTC, 1240000 people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 18:38:19 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand 04/03/2021 17:59 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 17:59:10 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 7.4M, Depth:53.09km) in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand 04/03/2021 17:41 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 17:41:24 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.1M, Depth:172.14km) in Vanuatu 04/03/2021 16:53 UTC, About 23000 people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 16:53:11 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.6M, Depth:10km) in Vanuatu 04/03/2021 14:10 UTC, Few people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 14:10:36 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 7.3M, Depth:20.78km) in New Zealand 04/03/2021 13:27 UTC, About 700 people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 13:27:35 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 7.3M, Depth:10km) in New Zealand 04/03/2021 13:27 UTC, No people within 100km. Thu, 04 Mar 2021 13:27:35 GMT
Green alert for tropical cyclone HABANA-21. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Sun, 07 Mar 2021 06:00:00 GMT
Volcanic eruption is on going for Pacaya in Guatemala Thu, 04 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 6.3M, Depth:10km) in Greece 03/03/2021 10:16 UTC, 1290000 people within 100km. Wed, 03 Mar 2021 10:16:10 GMT
Volcanic eruption is on going for Sinabung in Indonesia Fri, 05 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Red alert for tropical cyclone NIRAN-21. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.227 million. Sun, 07 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green alert for tropical cyclone MARIAN-21. Population affected by Category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Green flood alert in Brazil Wed, 03 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Afghanistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:57:00 GMT
Volcanic eruption is on going for Etna in Italy Thu, 04 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Angola, Congo, DRC, Namibia Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:57:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Iraq, Syria, Turkey Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:57:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Madagascar Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:57:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Mexico Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:57:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Malawi, Mozambique Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:57:00 GMT
Drought is on going in Bolivia, Brazil Sun, 07 Mar 2021 16:57:00 GMT
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