Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest fire in Cáceres, Spain (2015-08-10)


Activation time (UTC): 2015-08-10 12:18:00 Event time (UTC): 2015-08-06 14:00:00 Event type: Forest fire, wild fire

Activation reason:
On August 6th at 10 am a forest fire began in municipality of Acebo, in Cáceres. The fire has spread to other near municipalities, Perales del Puerto and Hoyos, representing a huge danger for the population. The forest fire is still active.

Reference maps produced: 0 Delineation maps produced: 6 Grading maps produced: 6

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.

How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2015):  Forest fire in Cáceres, Spain (2015-08-10). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2015-08-10
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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40.2910908896° N, -6.56464162281° E, 40.0672659351° S, -6.82511915561° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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