Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Tsunami in Indonesia (2018-12-23)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2018-12-23 09:10:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-12-22 14:27:00 Event type: Volcanic activity (Tsunami)

Activation reason:
On 22 December at 21:27 (UTC+7), undersea landslides likely caused by the Krakatoa volcano eruption triggered a tsunami which hit the coastal areas around Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra islands of Indonesia. The most affected areas include Carita Beach in Banten Province, as well as districts of Padenglang, South Lampung and Serang.

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 2 Grading maps produced: 12

Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.

How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Tsunami in Indonesia (2018-12-23). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/18806bbc-fa7b-4038-bb21-895fc9682454
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Issue date 2018-12-23
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR335
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/18806bbc-fa7b-4038-bb21-895fc9682454
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-5.42139097042° N, 105.922092392° E, -6.70965061151° S, 104.591960021° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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