Volcano Eruption in Vanuatu on September 23 2017 12:18 PM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Geo Geophysical (inc. landslide)
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 VE-20170923-59948-VUT
Event type Volcano Eruption
Date/Time September 23 2017 12:18 PM (UTC)
Last update October 06 2017 09:22 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Is not or not known Damage level
Affected area State wide level : Event affected onestate (province).

Geographic information

Continent Pacific Ocean - West
Country Vanuatu
County / State
Area Manaro Voui (Ambae) volcano
Coordinate -15.39, 167.83

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 7000
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0