Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

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


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.

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Tropical Cyclone Kenneth in Comoros (2019-04-26). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2019-04-26
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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-11.3627082194° N, 43.425314579° E, -11.4461109434° S, 43.2682115148° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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