Explosion in China on July 13 2018 03:42 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 Extreme Extraordinary threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20180713-63869-CHN
Event type Explosion
Date/Time July 13 2018 03:42 AM (UTC)
Last update July 13 2018 03:43 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Great Damage level
Affected area County-level : Event affected one county.

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country China
County / State Province of Sichuan
Area Yibin Hengda Industrial Park
Coordinate 28.84, 105.01

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 19
Injured person(s) 12
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0