DATASET

Waste burning in Rome, Italy (2020-08-18)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2020-08-18 13:47:00
Event time (UTC): 2020-08-18 13:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Urban fires)

Activation reason:
Since 8 of August there have been several fires due to the burning of waste in the municipality of Rome. The fires are no longer active but still caused pollution emissions, road interruption and even the evacuation of the population. In the event of the 8th of August, 27 peoples were evacuated from their houses for safety reasons.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 4
Grading products: 0

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.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2020): Waste burning in Rome, Italy (2020-08-18). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/1c216978-8255-451d-bc56-f3c3c438b28f

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Service Copernicus Mapping Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Emergency Management Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Emergency Wildfire Copernicus EMS EMSR454 ITA Italy

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR454]: Waste burning in Rome, Italy (2020-08-18)
URL 
  • All maps produced in scope of this Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping activation downloadable as georeferenced PDFs, TIFFs and JPEGs together with relevant vector data (SHP, KML) as well.

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
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GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2020-08-18
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR454 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/1c216978-8255-451d-bc56-f3c3c438b28f
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