DATASET

Tropical Cyclone Kenneth in Comoros (2019-04-26)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2019-04-26 16:38:00
Event time (UTC): 2019-04-24 00:00:00
Event type: Storm (Tropical cyclone, hurricane, typhoon)

Activation reason:
Comoros is still reeling from damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Kenneth, which battered the islands with high winds (220km/h) and heavy rains. It is reported that the winds have caused widespread power outages and damage to homes.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 0
Grading products: 1

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) (2019): Tropical Cyclone Kenneth in Comoros (2019-04-26). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/b02c537a-19f4-425c-80f9-81774a644872

Keywords

Copernicus CEMS Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation COM Copernicus EMS Copernicus Service Comoros Emergency Emergency Management EMSR355 Mapping Rapid Mapping Storm

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR355]: Tropical Cyclone Kenneth in Comoros (2019-04-26)
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((43.268211514782 -11.362708219442,43.425314578957 -11.362708219442,43.425314578957 -11.446110943382,43.268211514782 -11.446110943382,43.268211514782 -11.362708219442))
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
2019-04-26
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR355 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/b02c537a-19f4-425c-80f9-81774a644872
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