DATASET

Flood in Crete Region, Greece (2020-11-11)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2020-11-11 07:57:00
Event time (UTC): 2020-11-10 12:00:00
Event type: Flood (Flash flood)

Activation reason:
On 10 November, heavy rainfall caused flooding on the island of Crete. The flooding damaged roads, hundreds of homes and swept cars into the sea. No injuries or casualties have been reported until now. Τhe worst damages has occurred east of Heraklion in the central part of the island. The areas of most intensive flooding include Hersonissos, Anissaras, Gouves, Gournes, Analipsi, Stalis and Malia

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 9

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 Crete Region, Greece (2020-11-11). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/a532833b-f94d-461b-af4a-25dfcc664097

Keywords

CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management EMSR480 Flood GRC Greece Mapping Rapid Mapping

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR480]: Flood in Crete Region, Greece (2020-11-11)
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
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GML
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WKT
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WKT
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Lineage information

No additional information

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-05-13
Modified date
2021-05-13
Issued date
2020-11-11
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR480 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/a532833b-f94d-461b-af4a-25dfcc664097
Popularity
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