Flood Waters over the Affected Town of Ongwediva, Oshana Region, Namibia - 24 March 2008

Fri, 28 Mar 2008 17:44:10 GMT
 International Charter Space and Major Disasters
Product ID: 1144 - English
Published: 28 Mar, 2008
GLIDE: FL-2008-000004-NAM
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: -17.74977 x 15.721208
BottomRight: -17.810027 x 15.807656

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This map illustrates satellite-detected flood waters as of 24 March 2008 over the affected town of Ongwediva, northern Namibia. Road segments likely covered in standing flood waters have also been identified and marked in yellow. Flood analysis was made using Spot5 satellite data recorded on 24 March 2008 at a spatial resolution of 2.5m (pan)/10m (multispectral). This flood detection is a preliminary analysis & has not yet been validated in the field. Map projection for A3: 1:28,000; Projection : UTM Zone 33 South; Datum : WGS 1984
Satellite Data : SPOT5
Satellite Resolution : 10m (2.5 pansharpended)
Satellite Date :24 March 2008
Copyright : Spot Image 2008
Road Data : Namibia Directorate Survey & Mapping
Flood Analysis :UNOSAT
GIS Data : USGS, NGA, UNJLC, SALB
Landsat Image : MDA-ESRI-NASA
Map Production : UNOSAT (28 March 2008)