Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Forest Fire in Castile and León, Spain (2019-07-02)

Description

Activation time (UTC): 2019-07-02 12:47:00 Event time (UTC): 2019-06-28 11:15:00 Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
A forest fire affected about 1.350 hectares in the municipality of Gavilanes, Ávila, in Spain, destroying an area with high ecological value and landscape. The climatic conditions characterized by the high temperatures, the low humidity and the variability of the winds make the behavior of forest fire very dangerous with reproductions and new hot spots.

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How to cite
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2019):  Forest Fire in Castile and León, Spain (2019-07-02). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/d6ab727f-942d-4d8c-9093-7ec64af4217c
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Additional information
Issue date 2019-07-02
Landing page http://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR368
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/d6ab727f-942d-4d8c-9093-7ec64af4217c
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40.3378874155° N, -4.82307413665° E, 40.2081227352° S, -5.07845971412° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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