Title: Fires on Thassos Island (2016-09-12)
Activation time (UTC): 2016-09-12 14:36:00 Event time (UTC): 2016-09-10 07:00:00 Event type: Forest fire, wild fire
On Saturday 10-09-2016 morning, four fires that started on the island of Thassos (NE Greece) and continue to burn for a third day. The fires were probably caused by strong lightning activity in the island that was not followed by rain (Dry storm). Villages have been evacuated.
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|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
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40.8030411345° N, 24.812014716° E, 40.5670507982° S, 24.4326980046° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|