Satellite detected water extent, as of 16 and 18 July 2019 over Kachin state, MyanmarFull Details
Satellite detected water extent, as of 16 and 18 July 2019 over Kachin state, Myanmar
UNOSAT code: FL20190715MMR This map illustrates the cumulative satellite detected surface waters in Kachin, Myanmar by using a Sentinel-1 images acquired on 16 and 18 July 2019. Over an area of about 370 km2 of lands appear to be likely flooded. By using the population data from Worldpop, total of about 34,000 people appear to have been affected by floods as of 18 July 2019. This is preliminary analysis that has not yet been validated in the field. Please send your comments to UNITAR-UNOSAT.
UN Operational Satellite Applications Programme (UNOSAT)