DATASET

Floods in Bavaria, Germany (2016-06-02)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2016-06-02 15:06:00
Event time (UTC): 2016-06-01 00:00:00
Event type: Flood

Activation reason:
A state of emergency was declared following flash floods and flooding caused by heavy rains in Bavaria, in the southeast of Germany. The most affected areas and towns are Triftern, Simbach am Inn and Tann between the rivers Rott and Inn.

Reference products: 5
Delineation products: 5
Grading products: 4

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): Floods in Bavaria, Germany (2016-06-02). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/a0289e1e-0b53-4406-bd5e-c8fd3306aaef

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service DEU Emergency Emergency Management EMSR166 Flood Germany Mapping Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR166]: Floods in Bavaria, Germany (2016-06-02)
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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GML
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WKT
POLYGON ((12.8219384602 48.5487880757, 13.4621049336 48.5487880757, 13.4621049336 48.1998420852, 12.8219384602 48.1998420852, 12.8219384602 48.5487880757))

Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-19
Modified date
2021-04-19
Issued date
2016-06-02
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR166 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/a0289e1e-0b53-4406-bd5e-c8fd3306aaef
Popularity
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