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Product ID: 947 - English
Published: 25 Jul, 2007
GLIDE: FL-2007-000093-SDN

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This map illustrates satellite detected flood water over the affected States of southern Sudan. Those areas likely covered with flood water as of 21 July 2007 are shown in red and are distinguished from pre-flood water levels (in blue) as measured on 29 May 2007. Cloud cover has prevented a complete analysis of this area and thus there may be considerably more water present than indicated. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field.

Map Scale for A2: 1:920,000
Projection: UTM Zone 36N (WGS 1984)
Satellite Data: MODIS Terra & Aqua (NASA)
Image Resolution: 250m - 500m
Image Dates: 29 May 2007, 21 July 2007
GIS Data: OCHA, USGS, NGA, UNJLC
Population Data: Landscan 2004
Elevation Data : SRTM (90m) - NASA
Flood Analysis: UNOSAT
Map Production: UNOSAT (25 July 2007)