International Charter Space and Major Disasters
Product ID: 816 - English
Published: 27 Nov, 2006
GLIDE: FL-2006-000161-SOM

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This map presents those areas (in yellow) likely covered with standing flood waters and exposed soils that are saturated with water over the flood-affected district of Afgoye, Lower Shabelle Province, Somalia. This analysis was made using ENVISAT data recorded 21/11/2006, RADARSAT (12/12/2001) and Landsat-7 (06/01/2002). The results have not yet been validated in the field. Population data was collected during a field survey by the UNDP in 1997-98.

Map Scale 1:125,000 for A3 Print
Projection : UTM Zone 38N WGS 1984
Population Data: UNDP 1997-98 Survey
Satellite Data (1): ENVISAT-ASAR (21 Nov06)
Sensor Type (1): IM Mode (25m)
Copyright (1): European Space Agency 2006
Satellite Data (2): RADARSAT-1 (21Dec2001)
Sensor Type (2): Mode S (25m)
Copyright (2): Canadian Space Agency (CSA) 2006
Distributed by: RADARSAT Int.Inc., subsidiary of MDA
GIS Data: GIST, NGA, UNOSAT
Map Production: UNOSAT (27 Nov. 2006)