Product ID: 1067 - English
Published: 5 Feb, 2008
GLIDE: FL-2008-000004-MOZ
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: -16.58 x 33.83
BottomRight: -17.31 x 35.16

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This map illustrates satellite-detected flood waters over the affected districts in central Mozambique. Flooded areas have been sorted into 2 classes: Red areas represent standing flood waters identified with a high degree of confidence. Yellow areas represent flood-affected areas, possibly covered with standing water, identified with a lower degree of confidence. Flood analysis was made using MODIS Terra & Aqua data recorded 2 February 2008. Additional pre-flood MODIS imagery from November 2007 (represented in blue) was used in this analysis. The rainfall estimate was derived from the Tropical Rainfall Monitoring Mission (TRMM) precipitation dataset at a spatial resolution of approximately 25km for this region. Map Scale for A3: 1:400,000
Satellite Data: MODIS Terra & Aqua (NASA)
Resolution: 500m/250m
Date Series: 19 Nov. 2007 & 2 Feb. 2008
Flood Analysis : UNOSAT
Rainfall Data: TRMM (NASA)
Resolution : 0.25 deg
Date Series : 1 Jan. - 31 January 2008
Hydrology Data: HydroSheds (USGS)
Map Production: UNOSAT (5 February 2008)