Current Flooding within downtown Mirpur Khas, Sindh Province, Pakistan

Tue, 27 Sep 2011 17:33:58 GMT
Product ID: 1590 - English
Published: 27 Sep, 2011
GLIDE: FL-2011-000130-PAK
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 25.52891 x 68.99988
BottomRight: 25.51851 x 69.01296

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ANALYSIS SUMMARY: A preliminary analysis indicates that the city of Mirpur Khas has been severely affected by standing flood waters concentrated in the central and western suburbs of the city based on satellite imagery recorded 27 September 2011. Visible within the map extent in the central part of the city, approximately 850m of the primary road DCO office road are currently submerged under standing water. Further there is a emergency IDP camp established for displaced residents, located in Gama stadium containing at present around 85 tents shelters. This analysis has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR /UNOSAT.
Satellite Data(1) : World View 1
Imagery Dates: 27 September 2011
Resolution : 0.5 m
Copyright:Digital Globe 2011
Source: FirstLook
Satellite Data(2) : World View 2
Imagery Dates: 08 June 2011
Resolution : 0.5 m
Copyright:Digital Globe 2011
Source: FirstLook
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10
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