Product ID: 2645 - English
Published: 17 Aug, 2017
GLIDE: FL20170815BGD

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This map illustrates satellite-detected surface water extent in the northern part of Bangladesh using a TerraSAR-X satellite image acquired on the 16 August 2017. In the analysed area; 221,915 ha of lands are likely affected. The population exposure analysis using WorldPop data shows that 2,143,586 people are potentially affected by floods in this analysed zone: ~1,800,000 are located in Rangpur Division and ~280,000 in Dhaka Division. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR-UNOSAT.
Satellite Data: TerraSAR-X
Imagery Dates: 16 August 2017
Resolution: 3m
Copyright:TerraSAR-X/TanDEM-X © DLR e.V. 2017, Distribution Airbus DS Geo GmbH
Source: DLR
Road Data : OpenStreetMap
Analysis : UNITAR - UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR - UNOSAT