Title: Forest Fire in Valencia, Spain (2018-08-07)
Activation time (UTC): 2018-08-07 10:32:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-08-06 20:40:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)
Since 6 August, a fire has been burning in Valencia. As a result of multiple wildfires, approximately 2500 people were evacuated preventively from their homes as firefighters battled multiple forest fires. According to the information available on 7 August, this fire has already burnt about 1500 hectares of land.
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|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
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39.0054350271° N, -0.264599413906° E, 38.9501634901° S, -0.351242729937° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|