DATASET

Flood in North Caribbean Region, Nicaragua (2020-08-24)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2020-08-24 19:00:00
Event time (UTC): 2020-08-10 10:00:00
Event type: Flood (Flash flood)

Activation reason:
From August 10th To 20 August consecutive tropical waves (No 26,28 and 29) produced floods in more than ten indigenous communities in the RACCN ( North Caribbean Region). Communities includes Wawa bum, Betania, Sangnilaya, Belen, Butku, Panua, Auhya Tara, Auhya Pihni, Tasba Pri, Kukalaya, El Pinol, Masmalaya, Akawas with more than 500 families potentially

affected.

Reference products: 9
Delineation products: 9
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) (2020): Flood in North Caribbean Region, Nicaragua (2020-08-24). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/7390a825-8bcf-4d33-9f22-7d17ea03689e

Keywords

Copernicus Service Emergency CEMS Rapid Mapping Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Emergency Management Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation EMSR456 Copernicus EMS Flood Mapping NIC Nicaragua

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR456]: Flood in North Caribbean Region, Nicaragua (2020-08-24)
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((-84.46684673394 14.770157640904,-83.300158096497 14.770157640904,-83.300158096497 13.765504090575,-84.46684673394 13.765504090575,-84.46684673394 14.770157640904))
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
2020-08-24
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR456 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/7390a825-8bcf-4d33-9f22-7d17ea03689e
Popularity