Product ID: 970 - English
Published: 24 Aug, 2007
GLIDE: FL-2007-000096-IND

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This map illustrates satellite detected flood water over the affected state of Bihar, India. Those areas likely covered with flood water as of 22 August 2007 are shown in red and are distinguished from pre-flood water levels (in blue) as measured for 1-10 May 2007. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field.

Map Scale for A2: 1:1,100,000
Projection: Lambert Conformal Conic
Datum: WGS 1984
Satellite Data: MODIS Terra & Aqua (NASA)
Image Resolution: 250m - 500m
Image Dates: 1-10 May 2007, 22 August 2007
GIS Data: USGS, NGA, UNJLC, WDPA
Population Data: LandScan 2004
Elevation Data: SRTM (90m) - NASA
Flood Analysis: UNOSAT
Map Production: UNOSAT (22 August 2007)