Explosion in China on November 19 2019 08:42 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category CBRNE Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear or High-Yield Explosive threat or attack
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Minor Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20191119-70171-CHN
Event type Explosion
Date/Time November 19 2019 08:42 AM (UTC)
Last update November 19 2019 08:45 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 Asia
Country China
County / State Shanxi province
Area Pingyao county
Settlement
Coordinate 37.19, 112.18
Open Location Code: 8P9J55QG+WF   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 15
Injured person(s) 9
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0