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Cuba

Country Information

Following data from World Bank Databank and Wikipedia. Latest update 25 September 2012, 05:21 PM
Country Area (sq. km): 109,884
Agriland (sq. km): 66,550
Forest (sq. km): 28,700
Population: 11,184,023
Population 0-14: 17.32%
Population 15-64: 70.30%
Population over 64: 12.39%
Population growth (annual %): -0.04%

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Earthquakes

Relevant earthquakes during the last years (in terms of magnitude, depth and estimated population affected within 60km).

    Storms

    Storms information are collected from NASA-TRMM, NHC, JTWC, CPHC, IBTrACS-WMO.

    • SANDY
      Observation started the 24 Oct 2020 09:00 AM
      Latest Update: 27 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 27 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 29 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 26 Jun 2020 12:00 PM
      Latest Update: 10 Nov 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 02 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 04 Nov 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 31 Aug 2020 06:00 AM
      Latest Update: 31 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 04 Jul 2020 12:00 PM
      Latest Update: 29 Nov 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 14 Aug 2020 06:00 AM
      Latest Update: 17 Oct 2020 12:00 AM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 09 Jun 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 29 Oct 2020 06:00 AM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 27 May 2020 12:00 PM
      Latest Update: 01 Nov 2020 06:00 AM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 16 May 2020 06:00 AM
      Latest Update: 11 Oct 2020 06:00 AM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 15 May 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 12 Dec 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 13 Jun 2020 06:00 AM
      Latest Update: 26 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 07 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 14 Oct 2020 06:00 AM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 01 Sep 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 17 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 18 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 28 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 24 Aug 2020 06:00 AM
      Latest Update: 15 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 01 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 24 Sep 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 21 Jun 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 24 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 09 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 21 Nov 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 01 Jul 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 02 Dec 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 09 Sep 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 23 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 16 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 16 Oct 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 06 Jul 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 03 Nov 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 09 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 22 Sep 2020 06:00 PM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 06 Aug 2020 12:00 PM
      Latest Update: 17 Sep 2020 06:00 AM
    • NOT NAMED
      Observation started the 19 Aug 2020 12:00 AM
      Latest Update: 22 Oct 2020 06:00 AM
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    Floods

    Floods information have been extracted from the Dartmouth Flood Observatory.

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    Volcanoes

    Volcanoes information have been extracted from Smithsonian Institution - Global Volcanism Program.

    No volcanoes in this country.

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    Tropical storm                       
    Drought                               
    Sowing / planting    main ricemain maize & rice, sweet potato      2nd maize & rice, potato
    Harvesting        2nd maize & rice, potato2nd ricemain ricemain maize & ricemain maize & rice, sweet potato

    The following maps have been collected from UNOSAT, WFP, ITHACA and ReliefWeb.

    published the 01 Sep 2020

    TROPICAL STORM GUSTAV AREAS OF CONCERN, 31 AUGUST 2020

    TROPICAL STORM GUSTAV AREAS OF CONCERN, 31 AUGUST 2020
    source: WFP
    file type: PDF, file size: 1.34MB

    Hazards statistics are based on EM-DATABASE.

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    Seismic
    Storm
    Locust
    Volcanoes
    Drought
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