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 International Charter Space and Major Disasters
Product ID: 774 - English
Published: 7 Sep, 2006
GLIDE: FL-2006-000123-SDN

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This map shows the possible flooded area in east Sudan, due to torrential rainfall since the beginning of August.
Background Image
Sensor: Landsat ETM+
Acquisition date: 13 November 1999
Source: USGS

Flooded areas extracted from:
Satellite image: Radarsat-1
Acquisition date: 28 August 2006
Copyright: Canadian Space Agency (CSA) 2006, distributed by RADARSAT International Inc., a subsidiary of MDA

SWBD Reference Water courtesy of JPL

Geographic Names: Geographic Names Data Base, NGA

Map produced by: Politecnico di Torino in collaboration with WFP
Charter Project Manager: UNOSAT