Explosion in Cuba on December 26 2017 05:18 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-20171226-61133-CUB
Event type Explosion
Date/Time December 26 2017 05:18 AM (UTC)
Last update December 26 2017 05:19 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 Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent Caribean Sea
Country Cuba
County / State Province of Villa Clara
Settlement Remedios
Coordinate 22.50, -79.55
Open Location Code: 77J2FFW3+GF   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 39
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0