DATASET

Tropical cyclone in Bangladesh (2016-05-22)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2016-05-22 20:47:00
Event time (UTC): 2016-05-21 00:00:00
Event type: Other

Activation reason:
On May 21st Tropical cyclone Roanu hit Bangladesh, crossing North of Chittagong coast. Torrential rains accompanied with strong winds have been lashing the coastal areas of South Bangladesh causing damages in several districts including Chittagong and Barishal.

Reference products: 6
Delineation products: 7
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) (2016): Tropical cyclone in Bangladesh (2016-05-22). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/6b34dc88-a220-4347-a34c-463844611be3

Keywords

BGD CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Emergency Bangladesh Emergency Management EMSR164 Mapping Other Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR164]: Tropical cyclone in Bangladesh (2016-05-22)
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((90.038103684 23.294123781,92.4002776212 23.294123781,92.4002776212 21.1655895066,90.038103684 21.1655895066,90.038103684 23.294123781))
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
2016-05-22
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR164 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/6b34dc88-a220-4347-a34c-463844611be3
Popularity