Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Malakas Typhoon in Taiwan (2016-09-16)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2016-09-16 11:23:00 Event time (UTC): 2016-09-16 08:00:00 Event type: Wind storm

Activation reason:
According to the authorities in Taiwan, Typhoon Malakas is expectd to affect the eastern and northern parts of Taiwan, with strong wind and torrential rains on the whole day of 17 September 2016. Potential disaster hotspots have been identified in the Yilan and Hualien counties, as well as in New Taipei City.

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2016):  Malakas Typhoon in Taiwan (2016-09-16). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/488f20d4-e5f1-44c8-b923-dff87f5dfadf
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Issue date 2016-09-16
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR183
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/488f20d4-e5f1-44c8-b923-dff87f5dfadf
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90° N, 180° E, -90° S, -180° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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