DATASET

Flood in Greece (2015-02-02)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2015-02-02 11:21:00
Event time (UTC): 2015-02-01 14:00:00
Event type: Flood

Activation reason:
Due to the heavy rainfall of the last days, many areas mainly in the western part of Greece have been flooded. More specifically, rivers Arachthos, Acheron, Kalamas and Louros have been flooded and damages in infrastructures have been reported (bridges, roads etc). Villages that are located in the delta of Arachthos river have been evacuated for precautionary reasons.

Reference products: 5
Delineation products: 5
Grading products: 0

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) (2015): Flood in Greece (2015-02-02). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/c9fa9c00-f6d0-40b8-8645-dcdd45495101

Keywords

Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Flood Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Greece CEMS Copernicus EMS GRC Mapping Copernicus Service Emergency Emergency Management Rapid Mapping EMSR117

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR117]: Flood in Greece (2015-02-02)
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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GEO
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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
2015-02-02
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR117 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/c9fa9c00-f6d0-40b8-8645-dcdd45495101
Popularity