Explosion in Belgium on October 12 2018 08:20 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Transport Public and private transportation
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-20181012-65004-BEL
Event type Explosion
Date/Time October 12 2018 08:20 AM (UTC)
Last update October 12 2018 08:22 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 Europe
Country Belgium
County / State Province of Namur
Area Militaire Basis De Florennes
Settlement Florennes
Coordinate 50.24, 4.65

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

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