Title: Flood in Niger (2017-09-07)
Activation time (UTC): 2017-09-07 15:40:00 Event time (UTC): 2017-08-31 00:00:00 Event type: Flood (Riverine flood)
Torrential rains have caused serious flooding in Niger at the end of August 2017. The authorities reported that hundreds of houses have been destroyed, key roads cut in several parts of the country and ordered thousands of people to leave their homes in the capital, Niamey.
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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.
|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
|Geographic bounding box||
14.247910159° N, 7.13403569317° E, 13.0105046637° S, 1.39924549701° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|