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Product ID: 2157 - English
Published: 4 Feb, 2015
GLIDE: FL20150112MOZ

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This map illustrates satellite-detected flood waters in the Caia, Chemba, Mopeia and Mutarara and Morrumbala Districts of Mozambique and Nsanje District of southern Malawi along the Shire River as detected by Radarsat-2 imagery acquired 04 February 2015. Between 30 January 2015 and 04 February 2015 waters receded from approximatively 11% of the surface of lands detected as flooded the 30 January 2015. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR / UNOSAT.
Satellite Data (1): Radarsat-2
Imagery Dates: 04 February 2015
Satellite Data (2): Radarsat-2
Imagery Dates: 30 January 2015
Satellite Data (3): Radarsat-2
Imagery Dates: 21 January 2015
Resolution: 12.5 m
Copyright: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.
Source: KSAT
Satellite Data (3): Sentinel-1
Imagery Date: 11 December 2014
Resolution: 10 m
Copyright: Copernicus 2014 / ESA
Source: Sentinel-1 Scientific Data Hub
Road Data : Google Map Maker / OSM / ESRI
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA, WorldPopProject
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.