Climate Change in Svalbard and Jan Mayen on September 18 2020 02:53 PM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Other Other events
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Minor Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number CC-20200918-71325-SJM
Event type Climate Change
Date/Time September 18 2020 02:53 PM (UTC)
Last update September 18 2020 03:20 PM (UTC)
Cause of event Melting glacier floods Arctic coal mine, highlighting climate change irony
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Is not or not known Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent North Pole
Country Svalbard and Jan Mayen
County / State
Area Gruve 7 coal mine
Coordinate 78.18, 16.26
Open Location Code: CFCR57J7+CM   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0