Explosion in Egypt on July 13 2018 03:50 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-20180713-63871-EGY
Event type Explosion
Date/Time July 13 2018 03:50 AM (UTC)
Last update July 14 2018 04:40 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 Africa
Country Egypt
County / State Capital City
Area Unnamed fuel depot
Settlement Cairo
Coordinate 30.08, 31.39

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

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