Overview of Flood Waters in Shikarpur, Sukkur, and Khairpur Districts, Sindh Province, Pakistan

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 14:12:16 GMT
Product ID: 1680 - English
Published: 28 Sep, 2012
GLIDE: FL-2012-0917-PAK
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 29.741041 x 62.732846
BottomRight: 27.598274 x 66.015784

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This map illustrates satellite-detected standing flood waters over Shikarpur,Sukkur and Khairpur Districts in Sindh Province hit by flash floods and urban flooding caused by heavy monsoon rains that fell across the country in early September 2012. Flood analysis is based on crisis satellite imagery collected by TerraSAR sensor on 19 September 2012.This analysis has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR /UNOSAT.
Crisis Satellite Data: TerraSAR-X
Resolution: 8 meters
Image Date: 19 September 2012
Copyright : TerraSAR-X / TanDEM-X © 2012 German
Aerospace Center (DLR), 2012 Astrium Services/Infoterra GmbH
Source: DLR
Pre-Cisis Satellite Data: TerraSAR-X
Resolution: 8 meters
Image Date: 27 March 2010
Copyright : TerraSAR-X / TanDEM-X © 2012 German
Aerospace Center (DLR), 2012 Astrium Services/Infoterra GmbH
Source: DLR
Other Data: Google Map Maker, USGS, NGA, WHO
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.1
Projection: UTM Zone 42N
Datum: WGS-84
Coordinate System: WGS 1984 UTM Zone 42N
Projection: Transverse Mercator
Datum: WGS 1984
Units: Meter