Title: Forest fire Portugal (2017-10-16)
Activation time (UTC): 2017-10-16 17:26:00 Event time (UTC): 2017-10-15 10:00:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
At least 27 people have died as a result of wildfires sparked around the country amid high temperatures and strong winds fanned by the ex-hurricane storm Ophelia on Sunday 15 of October. Hundreds of wildfires have forced residents to flee from towns and villages.
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|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
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42.1989051° N, -7.28416828171° E, 39.5874762037° S, -9.15780839458° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|