Product ID: 2634 - English
Published: 3 Aug, 2017
GLIDE: TC20170731LAO
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 105.868869 x 15.68574
BottomRight: 105.718157 x 15.442835

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This map illustrates the satellite-detected water extent in the District of Khongxedone, Salavan Province, in the southwestern part of Lao People?s Democratic Republic after the tropical storm SONCA-17. The UNITAR-UNOSAT analysis used a Sentinel-1 satellite image acquired on the 30 July 2017 and detected several areas with potentially standing waters. In the district of Khongxedone ~2,921 ha are likely flooded mostly affecting the central part of the district along the ?Xe Don? river. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR-UNOSAT.
Satellite Data(1): Sentinel-1
Imagery Dates: 30 July 2017
Resolution: 10m
Copyright: Copernicus 2017 / ESA
Source: ESA

Baseline Data: National geographical department Laos, OpenStreenMap
Analysis: UNITAR - UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR - UNOSAT