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Product ID: 950 - English
Published: 28 Jul, 2007
GLIDE: FL-2007-000093-SDN

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This map illustrates satellite detected flood water over the affected States of eastern Sudan. Those areas likely covered with flood water as of 21-23 July 2007 are shown in red and are distinguished from the Nile river level (in blue) as measured on 29 May 2007. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field.

Map Scale for A2: 1:500,000
Projection: UTM Zone 36N (WGS 1984)
Satellite Data: MODIS Terra & Aqua (NASA)
Image Resolution: 250m - 500m
Image Dates : 29 May 2007, 21-23 July 2007
GIS Data : USGS, NGA, UNJLC, OCHA, UNOSAT
Population Data: Landscan 2004
Elevation Data: SRTM (90m) - NASA
Flood Analysis: UNOSAT
Map Production: UNOSAT (28 July 2007)