DATASET

Flood in Madagascar (2022-01-25)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2022-01-25 18:37:00
Event time (UTC): 2022-01-18 00:00:00
Event type: Flood (Flash flood)

Activation reason:
Intense rainfall caused by two different tropical weather systems which have impacted Madagascar over the last week has driven flooding, landslides, destruction of infrastructure and loss of life, particularly affecting the country's capital Antananarivo, and other areas of Analamanga Region, in the centre of the country. More than 62,000 people have been affected in 7 regions. At least 34 people have died almost all of them in the capital, where traditional houses collapsed, and others were swept away by landslides.



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

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Contact

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

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2022): Flood in Madagascar (2022-01-25). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/5158f06e-2095-431a-be96-c7a001808cbe

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Service Emergency Management Mapping Emergency EMSR559 MDG Flood Rapid Mapping Madagascar

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR559]: Flood in Madagascar (2022-01-25)
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
POLYGON((46.369368511356 -15.937389134956,48.283363746063 -15.937389134956,48.283363746063 -19.079031830094,46.369368511356 -19.079031830094,46.369368511356 -15.937389134956))
GEO
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2022-01-29
Modified date
2022-05-20
Issued date
2022-01-25
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR559 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/5158f06e-2095-431a-be96-c7a001808cbe
Popularity