Epidemic in China on January 17 2020 04:40 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Health Medical and public health
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 EP-20200117-70504-CHN
Event type Epidemic
Date/Time January 17 2020 04:40 AM (UTC)
Last update May 01 2020 10:43 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 Multi-countries event : The event affected several countries, but can not be more than 50% of the continent.

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country China
County / State
Settlement Wuhan
Coordinate 30.59, 114.31
Open Location Code: 8P2PH8V4+46   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 4636
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 78105
Affected person(s) 38000000
Foreign people 0

Biohazard information

Biohazard level 0/4 - Cannot be classified
Biohazard description Cannot be classified as biohazard
Disease, agent name new coronavirus
Infected person(s) 83909
Species Human
Status Confirmed