Landslide in North Korea on October 31 2017 12:48 PM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Other Other events
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 LS-20171031-60422-PRK
Event type Landslide
Date/Time October 31 2017 12:48 PM (UTC)
Last update October 31 2017 12:50 PM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Not reliable source : Absolutely not confirmed, reservations should be read about the description of the event. Reliability: less than 10%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country North Korea
County / State Province of Hamgyong-bukto
Settlement Punggye-ri
Coordinate 42.74, 129.93
Open Location Code: 8QJFPWVG+2M   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 200
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0