DATASET

Floods in Nigeria (2018-09-18)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2018-09-18 21:27:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-09-18 17:00:00
Event type: Flood (Riverine flood)

Activation reason:
Torrential rains have unleashed floods in different parts of Nigeria over the past few days, many damages and victims have been reported.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 5
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) (2018): Floods in Nigeria (2018-09-18). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/7f90da76-474c-4fcd-819b-57753dca264c

Keywords

Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus Service CEMS Emergency Copernicus EMS Emergency Management Copernicus Rapid Mapping EMSR314 Copernicus Emergency Management Service Flood Mapping NGA Nigeria

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR314]: Floods in Nigeria (2018-09-18)
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((5.67235060221 8.91053355723,7.00494624783 8.91053355723,7.00494624783 5.97884569127,5.67235060221 5.97884569127,5.67235060221 8.91053355723))
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
2018-09-18
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR314 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/7f90da76-474c-4fcd-819b-57753dca264c
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