Satellite Atlas Of Flooded Areas: Within Omusati, Ohanswena Regions, Namibia

Tue, 12 May 2009 15:05:02 GMT
 International Charter Space and Major Disasters
Product ID: 1356 - English
Published: 12 May, 2009
GLIDE: FL-2009-000062-NAM
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: -17.5 x 15.3333
BottomRight: -17.8333 x 16

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This atlas map overview illustrates satellite-detected flooded villages as 20, 22 March 2009 over the affected region of Omusati, Oshana, Ohanswena Regions in Namibia. An important perliminary finding of this satellite damage analysis is the observed flooded villages, for which individual atlas map sheets are provided. Please
note, this is an initial damage assessment and has not yet been independently validated on the ground. Please send additions/corrections to UNOSAT.
Satellite Imagery: QuickBird
Imagery Dates: 20, 22, 28 March 2009
Resolution: 0.6
Source: USGS
Distributed by: Digital Globe
Image Processing: UNOSAT
Road & Town Data: Namibia Directorate Survey & Mapping
Flood Analysis: UNOSAT
GIS Data: USGS, NGA, UNOSAT, SALB
Pre Water: Global data (ESRI 2007)
Map Production: UNOSAT (06 May 2009)
Projection: UTM Zone 33 South