Explosion in Kazakhstan on June 24 2019 10:38 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 Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20190624-68463-KAZ
Event type Explosion
Date/Time June 24 2019 10:38 AM (UTC)
Last update June 25 2019 12:49 PM (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 Kazakhstan
County / State Province of Turkistan
Area Military Warehouse
Settlement Arys
Coordinate 42.46, 68.79
Open Location Code: 8JJCFQ5V+H5   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 2
Injured person(s) 165
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 41000
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0