Epidemic in South Korea on February 22 2020 06:07 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Health Medical and public health
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 EH-20200222-70700-KOR
Event type Epidemic
Date/Time February 22 2020 06:07 AM (UTC)
Last update March 16 2020 05:03 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area County-level : Event affected one county.

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country South Korea
County / State
Area Cheongdo County
Coordinate 35.65, 128.73
Open Location Code: 8Q7CJPWM+WH   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 75
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 222000
Foreign people 0

Biohazard information

Biohazard level 0/4 - Cannot be classified
Biohazard description Cannot be classified as biohazard
Disease, agent name 2019-nCoV
Infected person(s) 8236
Species Human
Status Confirmed