Flash Floods in Gaza

Many houses in the Wadi Gaza area, south of Gaza City have been flooded and many others are still in high risk. Several bridges in the area are also at risk of being washed away. Around 500 people have been affected so far.

Source: UN OCHA oPt. East Jerusalem

Source2: http://glidenumber.net/glide/public/search/search.jsp

 

Available Space-based Information for: Gaza - Flash Floods - 21/01/2010

 

UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER

Email: un-spider@unoosa.org

Link: http://www.un-spider.org


UN OCHA oPt Contact:
Fuad Hudali
Information Management Officer
UN OCHA oPt, East Jerusalem
Tel: +972 (0)2 582 9962
Mobile: +972 (0)543-311812
Email: hudali@un.org

ReliefWeb:
Link: http://www.reliefweb.int/rw/rwb.nsf/db900sid/SKEA-7ZVE9Q?OpenDocument&query=Gaza

International Charter:
Activated on 22/01/2010
Project Manager: Francois Boubila
SERCO c/o ESA
Via Galileo Galilei, Casella Postale 64
00044 Frascati (RM) Italy
Email: Francois.Boubila@esa.int
Phone: + 39 06941 80615
Charter Requester:  UNOOSA on behalf of UNOCHA oPt

Link: http://www.disasterscharter.org/web/charter/activation_details?p_r_p_1415474252_assetId=ACT-291

Geographical Coordinates:
Upper Left:
Lat 31 degrees 28' 23'' N
Long 34 degrees 22' 5'' E

Lower Right:
Lat 31 degrees 25' 23'' N
Long 34 degrees 26' 2'' E

 

Satellite Tasking No
Satellite
Sensor
Time (UTC)
Area
Type
Status
Remarks
 1
ALOS
 PALSAR (FBS)
 22 Jan
 
 
 collected
 
 2
 RADARSAT 1 & 2
 
 
 
 
 collected
 images provided to UNOCHA
 3
 SPOT 5
 
 
 
 
 scheduled
 
 4
 EO-1
 
 28 Jan
 
 
 collected
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


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Disaster Information
Name: 
Floods in Gaza
Region: 
Gaza
Occurance Date: 
21/01/2010
latitude: 
31.1017
longitude: 
35.416