Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood in Italy (2013-10-11)


Activation time (UTC): 2013-10-11 13:07:00 Event time (UTC): 2013-10-07 00:00:00 Event type: Flood

Activation reason:
The heavy rainfall began late on Monday, 7th October and caused severe floods across the western side of the province of Taranto and close coastal areas of the province of Matera. 4 casualties occured in he towns of Ginosa and Marina di Ginosa,particularly badly affected. Other towns that suffered include Castellaneta, Castellaneta Marina and Palagianello.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2013):  Flood in Italy (2013-10-11). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2013-10-11
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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40.6783758599° N, 17.0756824671° E, 40.3577027636° S, 16.5795819533° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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