DATASET

Forest Fire in Central Sweden (2018-07-16)

Collection: CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping 

Description


Activation time (UTC): 2018-07-16 21:17:00
Event time (UTC): 2018-07-16 18:00:00
Event type: Wildfire (Forest fire)

Activation reason:
The warm and dry weather in Sweden is causing forest fires that can propagate fast in the landscape. Currently, approximately 50 fires are ongoing and mapping of the major ones is requested from local authorities to support the response operations.

Reference products: 0
Delineation products: 33
Grading products: 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.

Contact

Email
jrc-ems-rapidmapping (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2018): Forest Fire in Central Sweden (2018-07-16). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/f4f93b20-03d6-447a-86cc-1bce2a3ca7fc

Keywords

Copernicus Service CEMS Emergency Management Copernicus Emergency Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation EMSR298 Copernicus EMS Mapping Wildfire Rapid Mapping SWE Sweden

Data access

Copernicus EMS Rapid Mapping Activation [EMSR298]: Forest Fire in Central Sweden (2018-07-16)
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
POLYGON((13.1554653576 63.607643541514,17.896740972121 63.607643541514,17.896740972121 57.5339940494,13.1554653576 57.5339940494,13.1554653576 63.607643541514))
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
2018-07-16
Landing page
https://emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR298 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Regions and cities, Science and technology
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/f4f93b20-03d6-447a-86cc-1bce2a3ca7fc
Popularity