Product ID: 2280 - English
Published: 17 Sep, 2015
GLIDE: FL-2015-000089-MMR

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This map illustrates satellite-detected damaged structures over Tuikhingzang town, Tonzang township, Chin Division, Myanmar. After a reported landslide induced dam that ruptured on 28 August 2015, UNITAR-UNOSAT analyzed imagery collected by the Pleiades satellite on 16 September 2015 and identified an area severely affected by a mudslide. Wide agricultural areas appear affected and the town of Tuikhingzang is partially covered by mud. UNOSAT identified a total of 141 destroyed structures and 48 severely damaged structures in the area. Local roads are also affected and a bridge has been completely destroyed. In addition two IDP settlements are visible 1 and 3 km northeast of the town and a total of 260 possible tent shelters were identified. This is a preliminary analysis & has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR / UNOSAT.
Satellite Data (1): Pleiades
Imagery Dates: 16 September 2015
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright:© CNES (2015)
Source: Airbus Defense and Space all rights reserved
Satellite Data (2): Worldview-2
Imagery Date: 31 January 2013
Copyright: DigitalGlobe Inc
Source: USGS/HDDS
Road Data : Google Map Maker / OSM / ESRI
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.3