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 International Charter Space and Major Disasters
Product ID: 765 - English
Published: 23 Aug, 2006
GLIDE: FL-2006-000122-ETH

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Likely flood affected areas have been extracted from SPOT5 image acquired on 13 August 2006. On this map also figure human settlements, main roads, and elevation contour lines.
Background image and Flood data:
Sensor: SPOT5
Acquisition date: 13 August 2006
Resolution: 10.5 m
Source: copyright CNES 2006, distributed by SPOT Image

Elevation data: SRTM
Resolution: 90 m
Source: NASA
Elevation contours: every 100 m

Geographic Data:
Administrative boundaries: VAM Ethiopia
Roads: GlobalInsight
Places: GeoNet Names, NGA

Datum: WGS84
Projection: NUTM37
Map scale: 1: 150,000 for A2 print

Map created on 22 August 2006, v 1.0
Map produced by UNOSAT