Explosion in Netherlands on October 20 2017 04:10 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Safety General emergency and public safety
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Moderate Possible threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20171020-60281-NLD
Event type Explosion
Date/Time October 20 2017 04:10 AM (UTC)
Last update October 20 2017 04:12 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Medium Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent Europe
Country Netherlands
County / State South Holland
Area Koole Terminals
Settlement Vondelingenplaat
Coordinate 51.89, 4.34
Open Location Code: 9F36V8RQ+P5   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