Product ID: 2819 - English
Published: 19 Jun, 2018
GLIDE: FL20180619BGD

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This map illustrates satellite-detected surface water extent in the northeastern part of Bangladesh using a Sentinel-1 satellite image acquired on the 15 June 2018. In the analysed area; about 500,000 ha of lands are likely affected. The population exposure analysis using WorldPop data shows that 3,500,000 people are potentially affected by floods in this analysed zone: ~1,500,000 are located in Sylhet Division and ~1,000,000 in Sumanganj Division and about 35% of the population is leaving within or close to inundated areas. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR-UNOSAT.
Satellite Data : Sentinel-1
Imagery Dates (1): 15/06/2018
Copyright: Copernicus 2018 / ESA
Source: ESA
Road Data : OpenStreetMap
Population data: Worldpop
Analysis : UNITAR - UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR - UNOSAT