Title: Industrial Accident in Vrbětice (2014-12-06)
Activation time (UTC): 2014-12-06 11:00:00 Event time (UTC): 2014-12-03 01:15:00 Event type: Industrial accident
A series of blasts took place on Wednesday (3.12.2014) morning in the munitions depot at Vrbětice in south Moravia, which was destroyed in mid-October by a devastating explosion. Villages in the close vicinity of the munitions store have had to be evacuated for safety reasons and clean-up work at the site had to be interrupted.
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|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
|Geographic bounding box||
49.1521902392° N, 17.9955896664° E, 49.0949182914° S, 17.8756082409° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|