Activation time (UTC): 2017-03-22 10:08:00
Event time (UTC): 2017-03-22 10:00:00
Event type: Flood
Since mid-March 2017 heavy rains have affected nearly all of Peru leading to catastrophic flooding and landslides. Tens of people have lost their lives and tens of thousands are homeless. There has been significant damage to infrastructure, with many bridges down, and homes. States of Emergency have been declared in many regions due to the worst flooding in many years.
Reference products: 11
Delineation products: 19
Grading products: 15
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 (JRC) (2017): Floods in Peru (2017-03-22). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/1db5000a-d1e7-45aa-9872-8948766bba3b
CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Service Copernicus EMS Flood Emergency Emergency Management Mapping Rapid Mapping PER EMSR199 Peru
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.
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